Woman treated for smoke inhalation

A 19-year-old suffering minor smoke inhalation has been transported to The Canberra Hospital following a house fire on Sturt Avenue in Narrabundah.

ACT Ambulance Service intensive care paramedics assessed the woman at the scene before taking her to hospital in a stable condition.

Firefighters have brought the fire under control and are monitoring for hot spots throughout the property.

Three ACT Fire & Rescue pumpers, the Bronto Aerial Platform, Hazardous Materials Unit and two commanders were called to the incident at 11:38pm.

Crews found the house well alight, with the fire believed to have started in the kitchen.

Further investigations are underway.

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