The Latest: Reports: Portugal Fires Death Toll Rises to 31

Portuguese media are reporting that the death toll in the country's spate of deadly wildfires has risen to 31, with several others missing.

  • Published 16 October 2017
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MADRID (AP) — The Latest on wildfires in Portugal and Spain (all times local): 2 p.m. Portuguese media are reporting that the death toll in the country's spate of deadly wildfires has risen to 31, with several others missing. The Civil Protection Agency had said earlier Monday that 27 had died but noted the number could rise. Agency officials couldn't immediately be contacted to confirm the new total. The agency says on its website that… Read at AP News