Fires across southen France injure 4 firefighters, hundreds evacuated

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Hundreds of children and adults were evacuated from leisure centres and homes north of Marseille while four fire crew were hurt near Béziers.

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Fires whipped by high winds are ravaging several sites in southern France, including an industrial area near the city of Marseille where oil and petrochemicals are stocked, reports the Daily Star of Lebanon.