News Alerts

Building fire in Fyshwick

ACT Fre & Rescue is currently attending a building fire in Fyshwick.

Crews were alerted to the incident on Tenant Street at 7.23am and arrived at the scene a short time later.

Update to follow.

Vehicle fire in Mitchell

ACT Fire & Rescue is currently attending a vehicle fire at the Mitchell Resource Centre.

Crews were alerted to the incident on Flemington Road at 10:09pm and arrived on scene a short time later to find the trailer section of a semi-trailer well alight.

Firefighters were able to save the prime mover and are currently working to extinguish the blaze.

Update – Woman Injured at Kambah Pool

The patient has been safely extricated and transported to The Canberra Hospital in a stable condition with a suspected fractured leg.

Woman injured at Kambah Pool

ACT Ambulance and ACTSES crews are currently assisting a 55 year-old female at Kambah Pool.

The woman suffered a fall approximately 500 meters from the car park area and is being treated at the scene by intensive-care paramedics for suspected leg injuries.

SES crews are preparing to extricate her so she can be transported to The Canberra Hospital.

Update to follow.

Bedroom fire in Stirling

Fire crews have this evening extinguished a bedroom fire in Stirling

ACT Ambulance Service and ACT Fire & Rescue were alerted to the Incident in Loton Place at approximately 8.30pm and arrived a short time later with an ambulance, 3 fire pumpers, BA support and a hazmat unit.

Quick work from firefighters saw damage contained to the bedroom of the home and intensive-care paramedics treated two people at the scene for smoke inhalation.

Neither was transported to hospital and residents have been allowed to return to the house.

Damage is estimated at approximately 30 thousand dollars and the cause is believed to be a faulty electric blanket.