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Update – House fire in Griffith

The resident has been evacuated.

Firefighters have extinguished the fire.

ACT Fire & Rescue will shortly leave the incident.

The scene has been handed to ACT Policing.

House fire in Griffith

Firefighters are responding to a house fire in the Stuart Flats complex on Light Street in Griffith.

Smoke is reported to be issuing from a home.

ACT Fire & Rescue is sending three fire pumpers, the Breathing Apparatus Van and a commander.

Update to come.

Update – Kitchen fire at Higgins

The fire has been extinguished and crews are mopping up.

Fire crews have searched the roof space to ensure no fire has spread.

Damage to the kitchen and one other room only.

A neighbour raised the alarm by calling Emergency Triple Zero (000) at 2.05pm.

ACT Ambulance Service intensive care paramedics are assessing one patient.