Wheat fields ablaze in northern Azerbaijan

Tue 02 Aug 2011 09:00 GMT | 13:00 Local Time

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Firefighters are working to extinguish fires on more than 50 hectares of land sown to wheat in Guba District.

The fires are close to the villages of Digah and Alpan.

The hot weather is hampering the efforts of the firefighters and the fire is still spreading. 

The reason for the blaze is not known yet.




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