News Alerts

Fire in roof space at Chisholm Sports Club

ACT Fire & Rescue currently on scene at a fire in the roof space at the Chisholm Sports Club, Benham Street, Chisholm.

Fire has been extinguished.

The club has been evacuated and fire crews are commencing ventilation operations to clear smoke from the club. Update to follow.

Update on four vehicle accident at Bruce

ACT Ambulance Service intensive care paramedics treated and transported two patients to hospital in a stable condition.

One patient was taken to Calvary Hospital for assessment with minor injuries.

The second patient was taken to The Canberra Hospital with the female receiving minor limb injuries.

Four vehicle accident at Bruce

ACT Fire & Rescue and ACT Ambulance Service currently on scene at a four vehicle accident at Ginninderra Drive, near Braybrooke Street, Bruce.

ACT Fire & Rescue crews have used hydraulic rescue tools to release a patient trapped in a vehicle.

ACT Ambulance Service intensive care paramedics currently assessing two patients.

Update to follow.

Accidental fire in bedroom of Oxley house

ACT Fire & Rescue has attended a fire in a house on Newman – Morris Circuit, Oxley.

Occupants inside the house extinguished the small fire.

Fire started in a bedroom of the three bedroom house and deemed accidental. Minimal damage with the fire contained to the bedroom which sustained minor smoke damage.

Two fire pumpers on scene with the Hazardous Materials unit and a command vehicle.

Time of Emergency Triple Zero (000) call 10:33pm.

ACT Ambulance Service intensive care paramedics also on scene have assessed a mother and two children for smoke exposure and have transported an adult male with smoke inhalation to The Canberra Hospital in a stable condition for further assessment.

Art exhibition collapse injures five at Hyatt Hotel

The ACT Ambulance Service is currently on scene at the Hyatt Hotel Canberra, on Commonwealth Avenue, where an art display has collapsed.

Five people were injured in the collapse and were treated on scene by ACT Ambulance Service Intensive Care Paramedics. Four patients are currently being transferred to The Canberra Hospital with minor injuries for further assessment.