The heat wave that affected Tandil during the last week had consequences: it is that dry grasslands burned with flames during friday january 14 and firefighters had a hard day to cover the 10 fires that were caused simultaneously in the city.
// See also: Due to the heat wave, they register in Tandil lack of water in neighborhoods of the city
According to sources from the central fire station who spoke with Via Tandil revealed that in Tandil Losses of vegetation were caused and occurred in mountainous areas, except one that was in a vacant lot and that caused damage to a rural machinery.
the flames were produced in:
- San José de las Maderas, on the way to “El Gallo” intersection.
- Bulewski and Calihue, near Posta Natural.
- The Numancias.
- Judicial Department.
- Hill Lions.
- The Movediza Hill.
- Route 30 and Cadona.
- Partridge and Hummingbird.
- Dante Alighieri y Formosa.
- “La Oración” field, in Gardey.
From the Tandil fire station they indicated that all the fires that were generated on January 14 in the city left thousands of hectares burned and the loss of trees as a result, and No fatalities were recorded.