Spanish news is reporting that a wildfire in Malaga has claimed its first fatality. According to El Confidencial, emergency services found a charred body near the centre of the fire, off the coast of Marbella.
The body appeared to be of a man, but authorities have yet to identify the body. Two people remain in a critical condition in hospital, reportedly with second and third degree burns.
(News source in Spanish).
Thousands of people have fled from their homes in southern Spain as a huge wildfire approaches the popular tourist resort of Marbella.
British tourists are among thousands of people forced to leave their homes and find shelter in evacuation centres.