A Large Fire Broke Out near Sofia AirportSociety | September 19, 2019, Thursday // 10:12| views
Yesterday, a large fire ignited near Sofia Airport. Dry grasses and bushes burned. Two teams of firefighters fought with the flames.
The fire was located about 500-600 meters away from the aviation fuel tanks.
According to witnesses, the flames began around 6.30pm from discarded trash from the nearby neighbourhood -Hristo Botev. The wind quickly expanded the fire near two hotels and a gas station.
Shortly after 8pm, the situation was well in hand.
Throughout the night, fire crews remained on duty near Sofia Airport.