Power supply wiped out as wildfires grip the north and close a section of busy North Coast 500 route

© SuppliedThe wildfire near Melvich, which was burning over a two square kilometre area, closed the A836, part of the North Caost 500 route for a period in the afternoon. Picture by Robert MacDonald/Northern Studios.
The wildfire near Melvich, which was burning over a two square kilometre area, closed the A836, part of the North Caost 500 route for a period in the afternoon. Picture by Robert MacDonald/Northern Studios.

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