The exterior of four homes were damaged but no injuries have been reported

A fire broke out in the ​​El Hacho near Manilva this morning forcing the evacuation of around 50 residents.
 
The fire broke out at around 11am and was broght under control at around 4pm
 
 The fire caused damage to around five hectares od scrub as well as the exterior areas of four homes 
 
The residents have now been allowed to return to their homes
 

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