Wooroloo Bushfire Causes Widespread Destruction Outside Perth

An intense bushfire northeast of Perth had grown to 10,000 hectares by February 4, the Department of Fire and Emergency Services said, and destroyed more than 80 homes.

This video uploaded by Rikki Planke shows some of the devastation caused by the Wooroloo bushfire.

More than 260 firefighters were involved in efforts to contain the blaze by February 4, officials said. It remained uncontained and uncontrolled, with strengthening winds forecast. Credit: Rikki Planke via Storyful