Ingehaald door vuur

Ingehaald door vuur De bosbranden in Australië verspreidden zich razendsnel. Meer dan 170 mensen konden er niet aan ontsnappen. pagina 4 en 5 Foto AFP A crush of burnt out cars outside Kinglake that were destroyed by fire are viewed from this aerial shot on February 8, 2009. At least 65 people were killed and entire towns razed in one of the worst wildfire disasters in Australian history, sending thousands fleeing in scenes Prime Minister Kevin Rudd compared to "hell" Sunday. The toll, already the highest in 26 years, looked set to rise further as medics treat badly burned survivors and police sift through more than 640 homes destroyed by the fires, some blamed on arsonists. RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE AUSTRALIA OUT GETTY OUT NO ARCHIVES NO SALES AFP PHOTO / HERALD SUN / Mark SMITH AFP

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