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House Fire – O’Malley Update

ACT Fire & Rescue attacked the fire with crews from inside the property and externally. The fire has now been extinguished. Crews are remaining on site to manage and extinguish hot spots.

House Fire – O’Malley

ACT Fire & Rescue are combating an active fire in the roof of a two storey residence in O’Malley.

There are currently three fire trucks, two command vehicles and three support units in attendance.

Update to follow.

House fire in Kaleen

Firefighters have extinguished a house fire on Bemboka Crescent in Kaleen.

Two residents were home at the time and called Emergency Triple Zero (000) after hearing noises in the roof. They safely evacuated before ACT Fire & Rescue arrived on scene just before 6am.

The fire was contained to the roof space and it is believed the fire began in the chimney. Firefighters are now checking for fire extension through the rest of the house.

Two trucks, the Breathing Apparatus Van and a commander remain on site.

ACT Ambulance Service also attended but no one required treatment.

Update – Grass fire – Lawson

ACT Rural Fire Service Parks Brigade are conducting blacking out operations.

There is no current threat to surrounding properties.

Fire crews will stay on scene until operations are complete.

Grass fire – Lawson

ACT Fire & Rescue are working to extinguish a grass fire off Baldwin Drive in Lawson.

Two compressed air foam systems, one pumper and one commander are on scene, with more resources on the way.

Update to follow.