Fires devour wheat fields north of Baquba

A fire broke out in wheat farms north of Baquba. Diyala Governorate Center.

A security source told the correspondent of the National Iraqi News Agency (NINA) that a large fire broke out in wheat farms in the village of Abu Tamr on the outskirts of Al-Khalis, north of Baqubah, due to an electrical short circuit, according to initial indications. .

He added that the fire consumed large areas of wheat fields before the fire brigades, in cooperation with the residents, were able to control and extinguish the fire.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency