French firefighters battled wildfires that broke out Tuesday, August 4, in the south of France.
Video shared by the Pompiers 12 regional fire department shows crews battling the blazes as they skirted closer to the towns of Martigues and Port-de-Bouc.
Authorities said more than 1,200 firefighters as well as support aircraft had been deployed to deal with the fires.
More than 150 people were evacuated. (AP)