Help for the victims, opening of the vaccination against monkeypox, a car on fire… the various facts about Nièvre in brief

After the violent storms that occurred on June 21, the county council sent an agent to come to the aid of the victims. His mission? Reach out to the affected residents to help them identify their needs and connect with the concerned organizations and administrations. Residents can also send their request to Louis-Joseph Nonone at or at

Theft of all kinds

A lawn tractor and an electric bicycle were stolen from the shed of a house that was forced into Prémery on Monday 1 August. Cash and jewelery were also stolen on Monday 1 August in Brassy. In Varennes-Vauzelles, it was the can of petrol and tools that disappeared from a lorry. The neighbors put the thief or thieves on the run. In Nevers, on Monday August 1, always, it is the Intermarché aux Bords de Loire that was subjected to shoplifting. The suspect fled but was caught on CCTV. He left with a vacuum cleaner.

Vaccination against monkeypox soon possible in Nièvre

It will be possible to be vaccinated against monkeypox, from Thursday 11 August, in Nièvre. The vaccination center of the department, 3 bis, rue Lamartine, in the preventive health service, offers it. Contact: 0800.580.000.

Scooter accident in Nevers

The driver of a car, rue Henri-Bouquillard, in Nevers, on Monday, August 1, involuntarily squeezed an electric scooter, throwing the driver off balance and causing
his fall.

A burning car in Nevers

The firefighters intervened in the night between Monday August 1st and Tuesday August 2nd, for a completely burnt out car, rue Pablo-Neruda in Nevers.

Seizure of cocaine on the A31

During a check, customs officials from Dijon checked a passenger vehicle with three people on board during the night between Wednesday 27 July and Thursday 28 July. The driver, who lives near Metz, said he was going to Italy with his wife and daughter. Only Oli, the brigade dog authorized to detect drugs, notices the trunk. And with good reason, 7.76 kg of cocaine worth more than €300,000 was hidden in the side wall. In court on Tuesday 2 August, the driver was sentenced to fifteen months in prison and the woman to six months.

Road exit at Tresnay on the N7

A minor car trip for the two passengers caused a slowdown over several kilometers, on Friday August 5 around 16:00 on the N7, near Tresnay. The car ended up on its roof in a field after losing control, and its two occupants were not seriously injured.

Two hectares of burnt wasteland in Saint-Parize-le-Châtel

Two hectares of wasteland were burned in a fire, on Wednesday, August 3, at around 18:00, in Saint-Parize-le-Châtel. The site is on the edge of the D907, a road that runs alongside the A77.

Sewers on fire in Nevers

Suspicious smoke was seen by police coming from a manhole in Avenue Marceau, Wednesday, August 3rd at With the help of a bucket, they extinguished the fire, and the firemen carried out a reconnaissance in the sewers.

Fire in Etang-sur-Arroux

Lightning destroyed 2 km of hedges and 4000 m2 of meadow in Etang-sur-Arroux, in Saône-et-Loire, on Thursday, August 4, according to information from our colleagues from Autun info.

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