One person died following a fire in tents in Vale da Amoreira, Moita municipality, Setúbal district, a Civil Protection source told Lusa this Friday.
The alert for the incident was given at 11:28 pm and a charred victim was found, said a source from the Setúbal Peninsula Sub-regional Command.
The fire broke out in tents in Vale da Amoreira, next to Pablo Neruda square, he added.
The same source said at 00:30 that the fire was still going on, but that there was no indication of more victims.
On site are the Moita Volunteer Firefighters, Barreiro Volunteer Firefighters, the Emergency and Resuscitation Medical Vehicle (VMER) from Barreiro and the PSP, a total of 22 operators, supported by nine vehicles.