Wildfire Breaks Out Near Beitar Ilit, Firefighters on the Scene

YERUSHALAYIM -
The fires near Beitar Ilit, Thursday.

A wildfire broke out Thursday afternoon near Betar Illit.

Several firefighter teams including four planes arrived at the scene to stop the blaze quickly as it was spreading to a nearby grove bordering a gas station and several factories.

Road 375 between Tzur Hadassah and Beitar Illit was closed due to the fire.