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got in his car to es­cape. “From when I saw the fire to when I picked a few items in the house and got into the car, hardly 20 min­utes passed be­fore the flames were me­tres away,” he said. “I thought, it’s fine. As long as I’m safe and I drove off,” said the res­i­dent. The house sur­vived the fire.

Another home-owner on the same street said the wind had

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