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85 people dead, one missing in Athens wildfires, says Fire Service

The bodies of 81 people have been identified, one person remains missing, the Greek Fire Service said on Wednesday evening.

The four people who have died in the hospitals should be added to the above number, the statement said.

According to registration conducted by relatives, one person remains missing.

Media reported that identified has been also the body of the man who was found in the sea off Mati on Monday.

Previous confusing data was apparently due to multiple registrations by relatives.

Fire Service and volunteers have concluded search in the fires affected area in East Attica, however, they are going to do double checks in some areas and homes.

Search in the sea and along the coastline continues.

42 injured remain hospitalized, ten of them in intensive care units, according to a notice by the Health ministry.

Also one child remains in a children hospital in Athens.

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