News Alerts

4:17pm Saturday 20 August 2011 – Motorcyslist injured at Wanniassa

A man has sustained suspected head injuries in a motorcycle accident at Wanniassa this afternoon.

The ACT Ambulance Service was called to Sulwood Drive around 2:30pm where intensive care paramedics discovered a 21 year old male patient.

He was treated and stablised on scene then transported to the Canberra Hospital in a stable condition.

11:57am Saturday 20 August 2011 – Update three – Recycling business fire

A total of 15 units from the ACT Fire Brigade and ACT Rural Fire Service are on scene at the Parkwood fire including the Bronto aerial appliance and Compressed Air Foam (CAFS) tankers.

Smoke from the fire is being blown away from residential areas in West Belconnen.

Crews have started pulling material off the burning pile as they work to extinguish the fire.