Friday, January 4, 2013

FIRES RAGE ACROSS TASMANIA

There are unconfirmed reports that one person has died as out of control bushfires rage across parts of Tasmania destroying homes and businesses.

Extreme fires are burning at Forcett, Bicheno and Lake Repulse and a number of communities are being affected.

Police have received reports that one man has died while defending his home during the Forcett blaze, and at least 65 homes and businesses have been lost.

http://au.news.yahoo.com/local/tas/a/-/local/15763148/live-blog-fires-rage-across-tasmania/