Photo: Hundreds evacuated and 500 hectares burnt in forest fire in Girona, Spain

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People watch a plane trying to extinguish a forest fire in Por de la Selva in Girona, Catalonia, Spain, 17 July 2021.

A total of 500 hectares have already burnt as 350 people have been evacuated from their homes.

The blaze police suspect was caused by a discarded cigarette.