News Alerts

Vehicle crash in Harrison

ACT Fire & Rescue and the ACT Ambulance Service were called to a car crash on Nullarbor Avenue in Harrison shortly after midday on Monday.

Two vehicles were involved, one vehicle was found on its roof, and all occupants had self-extricated prior to the arrival of emergency services.

ACT Policing also attended, and there were minor traffic delays on Nullarbor Avenue due to the incident.

Paramedics provided treatment to one female patient who sustained minor injuries.

The ACT Ambulance Service have transported the patient to the Canberra Hospital.

Grass Fire in Fisher

ACT Fire & Rescue and the ACT Rural Fire Service have attended a small grass fire this afternoon in Fisher.

Firefighters worked quickly to control and extinguish the fire quickly.

One fire pumper, one heavy tanker, one medium tanker, one light tanker and a command vehicle were dispatched.

Crews will remain on scene to patrol the area.

The size of the burnt area is approximately 250m x 100m.

Single vehicle accident in Pialligo

ACT Fire & Rescue were called to a single vehicle accident near Majura Road, Pialligo shortly after 2pm on Saturday, where a vehicle had crashed into a light pole.

No one was trapped, however one person has sustained injuries. ACT Ambulance Service and ACT Policing have also attended this incident.

ACT Fire & Rescue are now making the scene safe and ECO Wise will be in attendance to rectify the damaged light pole.

Final update – Corin Dam forest fire

A forest fire at Corin Dam has been completely extinguished.

ACT Fire & Rescue and the ACT Rural Fire Service will patrol the area over the coming days to ensure the blaze does not reignite.

Update – Corin Dam forest fire

ACT Fire & Rescue and ACT Rural Fire Service has contained a forest fire burning at Corin Dam.

Crews have established control lines around the blaze and will remain at the scene for several hours to complete firefighting operations.