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Update – Fire in Lyneham

Fire crews have arrived and confirmed the house is fully engulfed in flames.

There are three fire trucks, breathing aparartus support van and commander on scene.

It’s not believed there is anyone inside.

Fire in Lyneham

Firefighters are responding to reporters of a house fire in Lyneham.

ACT Fire & Rescue was alerted to the incident in Cossington Smith Crescent at 1:17pm.

Update to follow.

Update – Gowrie Playing Fields fire

The fire has been extinguished.

The Bronto is now being used to help remove the roofing to ensure there are no pockets of fire remaining in the roof space.

ACT Fire & Rescue also responded with three fire trucks and a commander.

Gowrie Playing Fields fire

Firefighters are currently working to extinguish a fire at Gowrie Playing Fields.

ACT Fire & Rescue was alerted to the incident on Budgen Avenue just after 11:30am.

Fire crews arrived to find a building housing the change rooms fully alight.

The fire has spread into the roof space.

Truck rollover on Kings Highway

ACT Fire & Rescue is cleaning up a truck rollover on the Kings Highway near the turnoff to the Defence Joint Operations Command.

The load of cold meats has not spilled on to the road but one the truck’s tanks has ruptured.

Firefighters are working to make the area safe. Traffic has not been affected.

The Hazardous Materials Unit, two pumpers and a commander are on site.

The Ambulance Service of NSW is attending to the driver.