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Australian wildfires turn deadly, killing several people and destroying dozens of homes

9 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

At least three people are dead, four are missing and about 150 homes destroyed in wildfires spreading through the eastern Australian, Reuters reported. The inferno is currently raging in the town of Glen Innes in New South Wales, roughly 340 miles north of Sydney. “As we get access to further areas that have been cut...
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3 Dead, Dozens Injured as Wildfires Destroy Homes on Australia's East Coast

3 Dead, Dozens Injured as Wildfires Destroy Homes on Australia's East Coast

9 monthes ago   |   By Time

Wildfires razing Australia's drought-stricken east coast have left three people dead, several missing and dozens injured, with over 150 homes destroyed, officials said Saturday.
Around 1,500 firefighters were battling more than 70 fires across Australia's most populous state, New South Wales, with the most intense in the northeast, where flames were fanned by strong winds, Rural Fire Service Commissioner Shane Fitzsimmons said.
A woman who was found unconscious and with serious burns Friday near Glen Innes died in a hospital, he said.
Vivian Chaplain, a 69-year-old mother of two and...
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