On Wednesday British firefighters had to struggle against a major Saddleworth Moor wildfire near the Northern English city of Manchester. Despite the fact that no injuries were reported, the mayor of the Greater Manchester Andy Burnham told reporters he had requested for help from the military on the issue.
— Andy Burnham (@AndyBurnhamGM) June 26, 2018
According to the reports, black smoke darkened the sky around the city.
— Jon Vernon (@OnlyInDevon) 27 июня 2018 г.
— Kevin Pluck (@kevpluck) 27 июня 2018 г.
People are sharing the photos of the raging flames and heavy smoke.