Spanish wildfires drive thousands from homes close to Costa del Sol

Firefighters battle to contain blazes in Andalucía as Spain drafts in military to help

People have fled their homes in six more Andalucían towns and villages as Spain sent in a military unit to help tackle wildfires raging close to a Costa del Sol resort.

, Spanish wildfires drive thousands from homes close to Costa del Sol, The Nzuchi Times Guardian

A blaze fanned by strong winds has driven out almost 2,000 people and killed one emergency worker since it began on Wednesday in the mountainous Sierra Bermeja above Estepona, a popular spot with British tourists and retirees.

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