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Jasper Croft was a rural firefighter in Sydney, Australia. He was called to rescue people from a wildfire. However, this wasn’t any normal seasonal wildfire. This was a wildfire that had a speed and ferocity of three or four times than what has been seen before, according to his colleague Simon Adams. Croft and his crew were driving through a forest experiencing the worst of the wildfire, which was captured in a video that went viral. They had to retreat due to the treacherous conditions when they heard a radio message from another fire engine that was stranded after the…

Brett Gurzell

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