Helicopters use water from golf course to battle wildfire in Spain

STORY: The choppers loaded up with water at a golf course in Alhaurin el Grande.

The blaze broke out on Friday around noon in the Sierra de Mijas mountains, near Mijas town, which is popular with international tourists.

Around 2,300 people were evacuated from nearby Alhaurin el Grande and Alhaurin de la Torre as the blaze got dangerously close to homes, the regions emergency services said in a tweet.

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