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Update five – Pialligo building fire

The fire has been contained and largely reduced to ground level.

The rest of the roof on the main part of the structure has fully collapsed.

Firefighters have starting spraying foam on the remaining fire.

Update four – Pialligo building fire

20171012_190628Part of the roof on the main part of the building has collapsed.

Multiple fire crews continue to spray water on the structure.

The building has been completely destroyed.

The cause of the fire is unknown.

There are no suspicious circumstances at this stage.

Update three – Pialligo building fire

20171012_173815External firefighting is continuing with crews outside the front and side of the building and the Bronto from above.

There are three ACT Fire & Rescue fire pumpers, HAZMAT, breathing aparartus support van and two commanders on scene.

They’re being assisted by two units from Aviation Fire & Rescue and two from the ACT Rural Fire Service.

Firefighting is expected to continue into tonight.

Update two – Pialligo building fire

20171012_170843The main building at Pialligo Estate Resturant is fully engulfed in flames.

Multiple fire crews from ACT Fire & Rescue and the Aviation Fire & Rescue continue to wet down the building from the exterior only.

Update – Fire at Pialligo

Multiple fire crews are on scene working to extinguish the fire.

A large amount of smoke is visible in the area.