News Alerts

House fire in O’Connor

Firefighters have extinguished a kitchen fire at a house in O’Connor.

ACT Fire & Rescue was alerted to the incident in Hakea Crescent at 8.36pm.

Multiple crews responded and quickly extinguished the fire.

A HAZMAT crew is currently conducting atmospheric monitoring on site.

Single-vehicle crash in Yarralumla

ACT Fire & Rescue and the ACT Ambulance Service have responded to a single-vehicle crash in Yarralumla.

Three people have been transported to The Canberra Hospital by ACT Ambulance Service crews.

Crews were alerted to the incident on Denman Street at 4.13pm and arrived to find a car had crashed into a building on the scene.

Update – Smell of smoke in city office block

Fire crews are continuing to inspect the building but have so far found no sign of smoke or fire.

There are approximately 50 people evacuated out the front of the building.

Firefighters from the specialist HAZMAT crew are now conducting atmospheric testing.

Smell of smoke in city office block

Firefighters are investigating reports of smoke in a city office block.

ACT Fire & Rescue was alerted to the smell of smoke on level two of the building in Moore Street at 2:35pm.

The second floor of the building has been evacuated as a precaution.

Update to follow.