Australia Blue Mountains bushfire 'burning out of control'
A bushfire burning out of control in Australia's Blue Mountains has destroyed at least one house and threatens more, according to Australian media.
An emergency warning has been issued by the Rural Fire Service for residents to monitor the situation after strong winds fuelled the blaze.
Authorities have said there are up to 50 firefighters in the area being assisted by helicopters dropping water.
01 Nov 2014
- From the section Australia