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Update two – House fire in Gungahlin

The fire has been extinguished.

Firefighters are now conducting salvage operations.

The cause of the fire will be investigated.

About sixty per cent of the house has been fire damaged and the rest affected by smoke.

The initial damage estimate is $250,000.

Update – House fire in Gungahlin

Firefighters have contained the fire to the back section of the single level brick veneer home.

Crews are still working to extinguish the blaze which is still burning in the roof.

A search on arrival found no one inside the property.

House fire in Gungahlin

ACT Fire & Rescue is responding to a house fire in Attunga Street Gungahlin.

First crew to arrive has reported a partial roof collapse.

Update to follow.

Update – House fire in Fadden

Firefighters have contained the fire to the kitchen of the property and quickly extinguished it.

Fire and smoke damage has been sustained in the kitchen and smoke damage to the rest of the home.

Crews are now commencing ventilation of the premises.

The fire was started by food left cooking on a stove unattended.

ACT Fire & Rescue reminds the community Don’t Stop Looking While Your Cooking.

House fire in Fadden

ACT Fire & Rescue is responding to reports of a house fire in Sparkes Close Fadden.

The first crew on scene has confirmed smoke and flames issuing from the property.

Update to follow.