Christchurch Port Hills fire video: The blaze that kept burning, and burning
First it was a small blaze, then two.
Now 130 firefighters are tackling a raging fire that's spread to about 1850ha of land on the Port Hills.
Here's how the Port Hills fire became a state of civil emergency.
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