Thursday, October 23, 2014   

Wildfire put out
(02-04 16:06)

Firefighters have finally put out a wildfire in Pat Sin Leng, near Plover Cove, after more than 40 hours. The fire line at one point extended beyond one kilometer before firemen managed to extinguish it. Helicopters from the government flying service were deployed to pour water over the fire. Investigations are under way into the cause of the blaze. --RTHK   
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