VIDEO: Watch planes drop water on huge Ibiza forest blaze

© SuppliedThe fire in Ibiza. Credit: Martin Makepeace (@ShaggyIbiza).
The fire in Ibiza. Credit: Martin Makepeace (@ShaggyIbiza).

A huge blaze has forced the evacuation of beaches and hotels in Ibiza.

Planes have been spotted dropping water on the fire, which is raging in the Port d’es Torrent area.

The beach has been evacuated in the area, with hotels also cleared of people.

There are reports of the fire starting due to the heat on the island today.

Planes have been called in to drop water on the flames.

Ibiza is hugely popular with British tourists during the summer months.