The fire occurred in the evening at the top of Beydağları in Konak district. The Köm site of smoke rising to the scene with a large number of firefighters has been notified.
Citizens were assisting teams to prevent pedestrians from reaching the area by fire trucks. Some citizens affected by smoke received oxygen in ambulances. It took about 3 hours to control the fire, and 5 acres of afforested land returned to ashes. Work on cooling down firefighters has resumed, and a fire investigation has been launched. DHA