A fire broke out in the maquis area in the Küçükköy District of Badavut for an undetermined reason.
Balıkesir Metropolitan Municipality, Ayvalık Municipality, Forest Regional Chief and fire crews responded to the fire, which grew with the effect of the wind, with sprinklers and construction equipment.
Many people voluntarily supported the fire fighting efforts. The fire, which threatened the settlements, was brought under control in a short time. Efforts to cool the fire continue.
The fire, which broke out in Mutluköy in the evening for an unknown reason, was brought under control with the intervention of firefighters.
Ayvalık Mayor Mesut Ergin, who supervised the works at the site of the fire, told reporters that a fire broke out at several points in the Sarimsakli region at the same time.
Emphasizing that the Regional Forestry Chief, municipality and fire crews responded to the fires immediately, Ergin stated that the fires were brought under control in a short time.
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