400 people were evacuated from their homes last night as a fire raged in the hills above Estepona last night
The blaze forced the closure of the AP-7 in the direction of Cadiz as 200 firefighters struggled to control the fire.
Residents of the Forest Hills development were forced to evacuate as the fire came closer.
Firefighters from neighbouring provinces were called in to help. Emergency services are currently fighting the blaze with fire planes and helicopters