Update – House fire at Macquarie

Fire has been extinguished.

No damage to neighbouring property.

ACT Fire & Rescue are currently ventilating the property.

Three fire pumpers on scene, the Breathing Apparatus Support Van and two commanders.

Update to follow.

House fire at Macquarie

Firefighters are working to extinguish a fire in a house on Fulton Street, Macquarie.

Fire has been knocked down and has significantly damaged the house.

Update to follow.

Single vehicle crash at Parkes

A man has been removed from a single vehicle crash on Flynn Drive, Parkes, underneath Commonwealth Avenue.

With the vehicle on its roof, ACT Fire & Rescue removed the man through the side window on a spinal board and glass protection.

ACT Ambulance Service intensive care paramedics have treated the 19-year-old man for possible spinal injuries and are taking the patient to The Canberra Hospital in a stable condition.

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