Eye witness reports say that a massive fire is engulfing the mountain tops near the IDF Mitkan Adam army base.
25 Fire Engine crews are working to put out the blaze and prevent it from spreading to Road 6.
Soldiers are currently being evacuated from the base.
Some people have been reported as lightly injured.
The Eye witness says that the entire sky is lit up red.
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