Infoca was called out in the early afternoon of yesterday to tackle a hill fire within the municipality of Vélez Benaudalla.
There was a mountain-brush fire in the Gualchos area on Thursday the 18th, which was reported at 14.00h.
There was a fire in the municipality of Vélez Benaudalla Sunday the 7th that destroyed about ten hectares of abandoned farming land and mountain brush.
The Mayor of Motril has expressed her concern that the fire that broke out a few days ago might have been intentional. The Motril fire service says that they have reasons to believe this hypothesis.