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Australian volunteer firefighter dies battling massive brush fires

The 61-year-old firefighter's cause of death is not known

ABC Premium News

HOBART, Australia — A Victorian man has died while assisting fire fighting efforts in Tasmania.

Peter Ronald Cramer, aged 61, was found dead yesterday about three kilometres from a fire edge east of Taranna on the Tasman Peninsula south of Hobart.

Full story: Australian volunteer firefighter dies battling massive brush fires

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