Dramatic mountain fire breaks out in northern China

A dramatic mountain fire broke out in northern China’s Shanxi Province yesterday (October 28).

Firefighters can be seen trying to extinguish the huge flames spreading along the mountain area in Changzhi City.

A nearby citizen said he spotted the flame and smoke coming from a mountain more than ten kilometres away, after he finished his work.

Firefighters were on site performing search and rescue operations, and no casualties were reported at the time.