‘Critical situation’: Smoke engulfs Vesuvius as blaze breaks out

A huge fire has broken out on the slopes of Mount Vesuvius volcano near Naples. The blaze was fast approaching the town of Torre del Greco on Tuesday afternoon. Tourists and residents have been evacuated from the area. The Italian Civil Protection Agency called the fire outbreak in the Vesuvius National Park one of the ‘most critical situations,’ as reported by the Local. READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/8hla

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