MORE than 70 homes have been destroyed by the massive bushfire that has killed two people and injured 19 others in South Australia's mid-north.
The Country Fire Service announced yesterday that 75% of the "Pinery Fire" had been contained and there had been no increase in the fire area in the past 24 hours.
The fire has burnt 82,600ha and has a 265km perimeter.
Among the livestock killed were 500 pigs at a piggery and 51,000 chickens at another property.
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