Falasarna fire under control

Library photo - Fire fighters via To Vima
A large fire in Falasarna was put under at 3:00 on Monday morning after many hours of efforts by 10 fire engines and firefighting crews from Kissamos and Chania.
The fire broke out at 20:00 on Sunday and fanned by strong winds, burned 60,000 sq metres of scrubland without getting close to any residential areas.
Kissamos fire department has launched an investigation into the causes of the fire.