Firefighters in New South Wales shared a video while driving right into the bushfires on Friday, November 8 that have been plaguing the Australian region.
The video, filmed in the the town of Rainbow Flat, shows trees up in flames, with some flames getting very close to the fire truck.
Towns were evacuated and hundreds of residents told to flee on Friday as a record number of emergency-level bushfires raged across New South Wales and Queensland.
The New South Wales Rural Fire service issued warnings for 17 fires, advising people to leave early or to seek shelter. More than 50 smaller blazes also burning out of control.
This is one of Australia’s worst bushfire seasons with a record number of emergency warnings and firefighters battling dozens of fires.