Australia Horrible Bushfire: Houses Destroyed, People Evacuated (PHOTOS)

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More than 70 homes and buildings might be destroyed in a bushfire in Australia due to major bushfire, according to the reports.

Stay with Nexter.org to know more.

Horrible bushfire

A massive bushfire has engulfed a small coastal town of Tathra in southeastern Australia, destroying 70 buildings and forcing hundreds of locals to flee to beaches or evacuate to nearby towns, authorities said.

Majority of people had left with only a few belongings. The town has about 1,600 residents.

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Source: Chris Bowles/Twitter

The fire, which has burned 1,200 hectares of bush, hit on Sunday evening.

As for today, there are no official reports of missing or seriously injured people.

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Source: Getty Images

The high temperature that has risen to 41 degrees Celsius (106 Fahrenheit) and strong winds contributed to the quick spread of bushfire.

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Source: Reuters

Here are some of the most impressive photos and video shared via social media.

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Australia Devastating Bushfire: Nearly 100 Houses Destroyed, People Evacuated (PHOTOS)
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