The Zrce beach on the island of Pag is famous for summer festivals and parties. It was not immediately clear what caused the fire.
Party-goers evacuated after fire erupts on Croatia island
ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — Thousands of people have been evacuated from a festival area on a Croatian island after a fire broke out in a nearby forested area. Croatian police say that the fire took hold early on Tuesday close to the beach clubs where the festival was taking place. A statement says no one has been injured and the fire is under control.