News Alerts

Fire in city building extinguished

ACT Fire & Rescue has extinguished a fire in a building on Moore Street, City.

Building occupants safely evacuated from the “Globe on Moore” building.

ACT Fire & Rescue crews currently conducting ventilation and air monitoring operations.

Update to follow.

Update on burst water main causes damage to home

ACT Fire & Rescue will soon depart the scene.

The two bedroom house suffered flooding throughout the home.

The ceiling collapsed in one bedroom with minor damage to the ceiling in the second bedroom. Firefighters drilled some holes in the ceiling of the second bedroom to release the water pressure.

Estimated damage $40,000.

Burst water main causes damage to home

ACT Fire & Rescue on scene at Mantle Street, Forde, attending to a burst water main.

Water has damaged a front yard of a house and caused significant water damage to the residence.

Crews have used an excavator to divert the water flow away from the house and have worked with ACTEW to isolate the water.

Two vehicle accident at Fyshwick

ACT Fire & Rescue and ACT Ambulance Service have been on scene at a two vehicle accident at the intersection of Wiluna and Ipswich Streets, Fyshwick.

Firefighters used hydraulic tools to remove the passenger side door of a car to free a male patient.

ACT Ambulance Service intensive care paramedics have treated two patients for minor multiple injuries. A 28-year-old male and a female patient, age unknown, were both taken to The Canberra Hospital in a stable condition for assessment.