fire on the carmel

by: gal friedman

special report

At 11:00 in the morning on December 2, a fire started in the carmel forest near Haifa, it spreaded very quickly because of the strong wind. police ordered evacuation of population and helicopters from Europe helped to fight the fire. police cadets were traped in a bus, on their why to evacuation prisoners from Damon prison. It became the worst fire in Israel's history 44 people died and many were badly hurt