Fires in Sparta, Arcadia, put under control
Firefighters fought two blazes throughout the night in Sparta and Arcadia, and managed to contain them by Thursday morning.
A fire at Kefala, near Sparta, was reported as having been fully contained on Thursday morning, while a second fire at Lykochia, Arcadia prefecture on Mt. Mainalos was partly contained.
Strong firefighting forces remained at both spots to completely extinguish the blazes.