Police began to evacuate residents of the first line of houses in the village Srigim in the regional Council Mate Yehuda in connection with the fire that occurred in a wooded area between the villages Srigim and Agur.
In fire extinguishing take part 8 fire orders and 3 fire Department helicopter.
In connection with the fire temporarily halted traffic on highway 353 in the area between Srigim and Agur.
Also in connection with the fire stopped traffic in both directions on highway 40 South of the Magshimim junction.
Earlier from-for forest fire, cutting off railway traffic on the section Lod – tel Aviv-Yafo.