Homes ablaze in Sydney bushfire

AT least one home has been destroyed in a bush fire engulfing the western Sydney suburb of Llandilo, near Penrith. 

The Rural Fire Service reports the blaze is out of control amidst reports two houses have already fallen victim. 

In the neighbouring suburb of Cranebrook there are reports the blaze has jumped the arterial Northern Rd and is moving fast. 

A 20-year-old man is being treated for minor burns and smoke inhalation and schools and and nearby streets have been evacuated, News Corp reports.

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