A fire broke out around midnight this Saturday, May 28, 2022 in Puyvert in the Vaucluse. For firefighters, the season promises to be complicated.
A total of one hectare of brush burned. The fire broke out in the Plan district, in Puyvert in Vaucluse (84). 39 firefighters and 12 engines helped put out the flames.
Above all, this fire was authorized in the middle of the nightbetween Friday May 27 and Saturday May 28, 2022. What to worry about firefighters.
Normally there is no fire at night. The season promises to be complicated. If we have fires even at night, then what will it be like in the middle of the day with the heat?
The Vaucluse firefighters are wondering about the coming season. It is already announced hard.
This Saturday, May 28, 2022, at least four fire starts dispatched the Vaucluse firefighters: to Orange, Bollène, Aurel and Cadenet.
In addition to the heat, an episode of mistral is announced for this weekend of May 28 and 29, 2022 in the Bouches-du-Rhône department in particular.
Combined, these two meteorological episodes generate more fire risk. Firefighters are on alert. They call for everyone’s vigilance.
On social networks, firefighters urge caution by not using fire (no barbecue, for example) and not throwing cigarette butts on the ground.
Marine firefighters recommend the same things and add other recommendations: “do not carry out work that generates sparks“or”avoid swimming alone“.
The fires represent nearly 5% of interventions Bouches-du-Rhône firefighters, responsible for personal rescue and traffic accidents.