FOREST FIRE KILLS 62 IN PORTUGAL; SEARCH ON FOR MORE BODIES[1]

AT LEAST FOUR OTHER SIGNIFICANT WILDFIRES WERE BURNING SUNDAY ELSEWHERE IN PORTUGAL BUT THE ONE IN PEDROGAO GRANDE WAS RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL THE DEATHS.

A RAGING FOREST FIRE IN CENTRAL PORTUGAL KILLED AT LEAST 62 PEOPLE AS THEY DESPERATELY TRIED TO FLEE, CHARRING CARS AND TRUCKS AS IT SWEPT OVER ROADS.

PEDROGAO GRANDE, Portugal -- A raging forest fire in central Portugal killed at least 62 people as they desperately tried to flee, charring cars and trucks as it swept over roads.

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