Some 10,000 people were evacuated along France’s Riviera coast as wildfires spread overnight, Reuters reported on Wednesday. Of those evacuated, 3,000 were staying in campsites in the popular tourist area.
Late summer is a popular vacation time in France, and many French citizens take their holidays in late July and early August, CNN reported on Wednesday.
to CNN, thousands had to be evacuated from the village of
Bormes-les-Mimosas late Tuesday into early Wednesday as the fires
threatened the area. Read more (7/26/17)