Wednesday 24 May 2017

Fire destroys 41 homes in West Australia

A wildfire that tore across the outskirts of an Australian city destroyed at least 41 homes and damaged another 19.

One firefighter was injured and several people were treated for smoke inhalation in Roleystone, Perth. Firefighters were close to stopping the spread of the wildfire yesterday and another that broke out over the weekend in the same area of Western Australia.

Irish Independent

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