Bushfire emergency warning continues for second day in Perth’s south
By Keane Bourke and staff,
Sunday January 17, 2021 – 09:41 EDT
The black smoke from the Oakford blaze could be seen from Parmelia.
A bushfire in Perth’s southern suburbs that destroyed at least one home on Saturday remains unpredictable, with firefighters attempting to strengthen containment lines overnight.
About 150 firefighters spent the night battling the blaze, which started on Saturday morning near a nature reserve in Oakford, and has so far burnt about 300 hectares.
An emergency warning remains in place for people in an area…