News Alerts

Two vehicle accident at Bruce

ACT Fire & Rescue and ACT Ambulance Service have been on scene at a two vehicle accident on Haydon Drive, Bruce.

Firefighters used hydraulic tools to free a female driver of a vehicle, aged in her 20’s, who was trapped.

ACT Ambulance Service intensive care paramedics have treated the patient for minor injuries and have taken her to The Canberra Hospital in a stable condition.

Cyclist injured in Gungahlin

A cyclist has been injured after a collision with a vehicle in Gungahlin this morning.

The ACT Ambulance Service responded to the incident on the corner of the Barton Highway and Gundaroo Drive.

Intensive care paramedics treated a 66 year old man with shoulder and head injuries.

He’s been transported to The Canberra Hospital in a stable condition.

Hazard reduction burns today at Tidbinbilla and Latham

A private land holder will conduct a hazard reduction burn today at Tidbinbilla.

The burn will commence at 11:30 on the Jibraltar View property on Tidbinbilla Road.

An area of 7 hectares of grass will be burned over several hours.

The ACT Handy Map grid reference for the burn is I14.

The ACT Rural Fire Service (ACTRFS) will conduct a hazard reduction burn this afternoon at Latham.

ACTRFS Molonglo Brigade expect to burn an area of approximately one-and-a-half hectares in Umbagong District Park during the afternoon.

The ACT Handy Map grid reference for the burn is J10.

Hazard reduction burn this afternoon at Stromlo

The ACT Rural Fire Service (ACTRFS) will conduct a hazard reduction burn this afternoon at Stromlo Forest Park.

ACTRFS Rivers Brigade expect to burn an area of approximately 10 hectares during the afternoon.

The ACT Handy Map grid reference for the burn is L12.

Update three – Unit fire in Narrabundah

ACT Fire & Rescue have handed the building over to the property owner and departed the scene.

Half of the 12 unit building has been destroyed. The unit where the fire started because of fire and the other five due to extensive smoke and water damage.