News Briefs

  10/21/2011, Tishrei 23, 5772

Metzer Forest Fire Controlled

Firefighters gained control, late Friday morning, over a forest fire that broke out in the Metzer Forest, in the Eeron area, south of Haifa, earlier in the morning.

No injuries or damage were reported. The firefighters remained on the scene to make sure the blaze did not rekindle.