News Alerts

Small hazard reduction burn tomorrow at Majura

The ACT Rural Fire Service Gungahlin Brigade will tomorrow, Saturday 14 July, 2012, weather permitting, conduct a small hazard reduction burn at the property, Innabaanya, 436 Majura Road, Majura.

The burn will be undertaken between the hours of 9am and 5pm.

One heavy tanker, one medium tanker and five personnel will conduct the small pile burn covering a total area of approx five metres by five metres in size.

The purpose of the burn is to remove a fuel hazard.

The ACT Handy Map grid reference for the burn is M11.

Two vehicle accident at Wanniassa

ACT Fire & Rescue and ACT Ambulance Service on scene at a two vehicle accident at Athllon Drive and Atkins Street, Wanniassa.

ACT Fire & Rescue crews have used hydraulic rescue tools to free an elderly female from a vehicle.

ACT Ambulance Service intensive care paramedics have treated the female and a male for minor injuries and will transport them to The Canberra Hospital.

ACT Fire & Rescue investigating possible electrical fire in city building

ACT Fire & Rescue investigating a strong smell of burning plastic in an office building on Marcus Clarke Street, City.

Building has been evacuated as a precaution.

ACT Fire & Rescue crews are making their way to the 11th floor to investigate a possible electrical fire.

Update to follow