Very High Risk of Fire in Greece on Wednesday

FILE - Fire burns a forrest near the village of Trachyli, on the Greek island of Evia, Friday, July 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)

The risk of fire is very high (category 4) in Greece on Wednesday, according to the Civil Protection general secretariat.

Regions on red alert include:

– Central Macedonia and particularly the peninsula of Chalkidiki
-The region of Thessaly, including the Sporades islands
-The region of Central Greece
-The region of Attica and
-The region of the Peloponnese and particularly the prefecture of Corinth