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Man dies in Australia wildfires

The first fatality in the Australian wildfires has been confirmed. A man was discovered in a burned out car near Seaton in Victoria, around 120 miles east of Melbourne, police said.

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Family describe how they escaped 'tornadoes of fire'

The Australian grandparents who sheltered with their five young grandchildren in the sea as wildfires ravaged their home have been describing their incredible escape.

Tim and Tammy Holmes initially took shelter on their jetty, and when it went up in flames the pair took all five of the children, including three who could not swim, into the ocean.

Bonnie Walker, the children's parents said she was had braced to lose her children and parents. ITV News correspondent Paul Davies reports:

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