A handout photo taken on January 7, 2016 and released on January 8 by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services shows firefighters battling a fire at Waroona in Western Australia
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Australia bushfire: 'I saw a town disintegrate before my eyes'

A bushfire in Western Australia has destroyed about 95 homes in the town of Yarloop and continues to burn out of control.

Three people are unaccounted for and witnesses described multiple fireballs in the historic town, located south of Perth.

Chris Gable a volunteer firefighter in Western Australia told the BBC that there are a number of vulnerable places in the fire's path.

  • 08 Jan 2016
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