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Games Venue EVACUATED As Bushfire Burns Across Rio

Firefighters are battling a bushfire close to Olympic competition venues in Rio de Janeiro’s north.

Strong winds are continually fuelling the blaze, which is burning near the Olympic Shooting Centre in Deodoro.



It has caused the venue to be evacuated and competition to be suspended for the day.

Athletics is unaffected.

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