Fire Fighter Looses Everything: His Own House Smoulders While Saving Another


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On Saturday, Dixons Creek firefighter Drew Adamson stood and watched his home burn while he saved someone else’s. Source: The Age Melbourne

Melbourne hasn’t seen anything like this since the Black Friday bushfires in 1939.

Here are the regions currently affected by the fires:

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The death toll (as of writing this 9th February 2009) currently stands at 126 and is expected to at least double which is really devastating. I hope the fire authority can get these fires under control.

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