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Update three – OMalley house on fire

Estimated damage $200,000.

ACT Fire & Rescue continuing atmospheric monitoring with fire investigators also on scene investigating the cause which at this stage is undetermined.

Update two – OMalley house on fire

The fire is now extinguished with one fire pumper and the bronto released from the scene.

Remaining crews are now undertaking ventilation and salvage operations.

Two rooms of the large two level property have been extensively damaged by fire while the remainder has been affected by smoke and water.

The cause of the fire will be investigated.

Update – OMalley house on fire

There are three fire pumpers and the bronto aerial appliance fighting the fire with support from the breathing apparartus van and commander.

The roof at the rear of the property has collapsed but the fire is now under control.

One male has been assessed on scene by the ACT Ambulance Service and transported to The Canberra Hospital with minor burns for assessment.

OMalley house on fire

ACT Fire & Rescue are on scene at a house fire in O’Malley.

Firefighters responded to the property on Cobbadah Street after being alerted at 3:15.

Crews arrived to find the property fully engulfed in flames.

Update to follow.