News Alerts

Update – Hot water system fire

Firefighters quickly extinguished, preventing it from spreading to the house it is attached to.

ACT Fire & Rescue was alerted to the incident in Balamara Street at 8:46pm.

The occupants had evacuated the property when the first crew arrived on scene.

Hot water system fire

Fire crews are responding to reports of a hot water system on fire in Giralang.

Update to follow.

Update – Suspected house fire in Evatt

Crews have discovered the source of the smoke was a slow-combustion stove in the house, not a house fire.

The home has been ventilated and the occupants allowed to return.

Suspected house fire in Evatt

Firefighters are currently attending a suspected house fire in Evatt.

Crews were alerted to a large amount of smoke in the home on Sharwood Crescent at 5.21pm and arrived a short time later.

Three fire pumpers have responded and firefighters are investigating the cause.

All the occupants of the home have been safely evacuated.

Update to follow.

Update – Motorcyclist crash at Paddys River

Intensive care paramedics have stabilised a woman on scene with a suspected leg injury.

She’s now being transported to the Canberra Hospital in a stable condition.