Amy Thorsby
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New Zealand homes destroyed by wildfires

Several houses in the earthquake shattered city of Christchurch have been destroyed by wildfires.

A local TV station said there were no injuries or fatalities, but 150 hectares including up to four homes were affected.

Reports claimed several helicopters and 20 fire engines were battling the flames for almost two hours on Thursday.

  • 11 Jan 2013
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