Just as communities around Pedrógão Grande remember the terrible fires that killed so many people this time last year, Lusa reports that the 50th victim of “the worst fire in living memory” has died, elevating 2017’s list of fatalities to 116.

Sixty-seven people died as a result of the fires that started on June 17, while “the worst fire in living memory” raged for over a week in central districts around Oliveira do Hospital.

The latest fatality was a council employee who suffered terrible burns and who never left hospital.