The ammunition depot in Berlin explodes, the nearby forest catches fire
Police ammunition depot exploded in Berlin. The flames have spread to a nearby forest, on an area of ??15,000 square meters.
"The fire has spread over an area of ??15,000 square meters, first in a facility for the storage and disposal of ammunition and explosives of the police and then in the surrounding forest," state the German authorities.
Firefighters are at the scene and are working to bring the flames under control.
So far no loss of life has been reported.