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Update on storage tank fire at Majura

A LPG 7000 litre tanker has rolled and come into contact with two 5000 litre domestic gas cylinders.

ACT Fire & Rescue has set up a 500 metre exclusion zone as a precaution whilst crews assess the fire.

Storage tank fire at Majura

ACT Fire & Rescue on scene at Range Lane (off Majura Road), at the Majura Field Firing Range following two domestic storage tanks which are on fire.

ACT Ambulance Service on scene as a precaution with no injuries.

Update to follow.

12:16pm Friday 1 June 2012 – Storage tank fire at Majura

ACT Fire & Rescue on scene at Range Lane (off Majura Road), at the Majura Field Firing Range following two domestic storage tanks which are on fire.

ACT Ambulance Service on scene as a precaution with no injuries.

Update to follow.

Update two on residential house fire in Calwell

ACT Fire & Rescue believe the point of origin of a residential fire tonight in Calwell, was in an attached car port to the four bedroom property. One motor vehicle was destroyed in the blaze.

Two adults and two children were home at the time of the fire, and were able to safely evacuate after being alerted to the fire by smoke alarms.

Multiple Emergency Triple Zero (calls) were received, the initial call taken at 08:27pm.

Firefighters estimate the damaged caused to the home to exceed $400,000.

Investigations into the cause of the fire will continue through out the night.

Update one on residential house fire in Calwell

Firefighters have now extinguished the blaze and are continuing to monitor the property for any hot spots before entering the premises to begin investigations.

Update to follow.