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Two vehicle accident at Barton

ACT Fire & Rescue on scene of a two vehicle accident at intersection of National Crt and Sydney Ave, Barton.

Crews are using hydraulic tools to release a female driver from a vehicle.

Update to follow.

Update four on smoke from building in Dickson

ACT Fire & Rescue crews have concluded their search of the building and have not been able to locate the source of the smoke.

Crews will depart the scene shortly.

Update three on smoke from building in Dickson

All seven storeys of the building have been evacuated as ACT Fire & Rescue crews conduct ventilation and atmospheric monitoring operations.

Crews have used thermal imaging equipment to locate the source of the smoke which at this stage has not been found.

Update two on smoke from building in Dickson

ACT Fire & Rescue continuing the search for the source of the smoke which is dissipating.

Four fire pumpers on scene with the specialist Breathing Apparatus Unit, Hazardous Materials Van, the Bronto Skylift Hydraulic Platform and Command vehicle.

Approx 120 staff evacuated.

ACT Ambulance Service intensive care paramedics and Command vehicle on scene supporting operations.

No injuries.

Crews notified by an Automatic Fire Alarm at 4.31pm.

Update on smoke from building in Dickson

No sign of fire.

ACT Fire & Rescue crews currently investigating the source of the smoke.

Building partially evacuated.

Update to follow.