Raw video: Firefighters battle Australian wildfires

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Raw video: Firefighters battle Australian wildfires

October 22, 2013 Updated Oct 22, 2013 at 12:33 PM CDT

Firefighters in New South Wales, Australia said they had merged two blazes, reducing the chance of a more unpredictable fire erupting. The fires in southeastern Australia have killed one person, and destroyed hundreds of homes.

See footage from the scene by watching the video below.