Last Updated: Friday, August 2, 2013

Spain wildfire out of control, 130 evacuated

About 130 residents have been evacuated after wildfire in Spain raged out of control.

Fire is burning near Valdepenas de la Sierra, some 80 kilometers northeast of Madrid.

Nearly 350 emergency workers with 21 aircraft and 43 ground vehicles are struggling to control the Spain wildfire.

Forest fire last week on the Mediterranean island of Mallorca burned 2,335 hectares. Mallorca fire on the Balearic Islands was worst on the record.

Original post: Natural Disasters List August 1, 2013