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Fire in laundry of Waramanga property

Firefighters have extinguished a fire within a laundry in Waramanga tonight.

The ACT Fire Brigade was called to the Woralul Street property at 7:40pm after an emergency triple zero (000) call.

The brigade responded with four appliances.

Firefighters are started ventilating the property of smoke.

Update – Fire in apartment at Banks

Fire investigators from the ACT Fire Brigade have examined the scene for a possible cause.

The scene has now been handed over to ACT Policing for further investigation.

Fire in apartment at Banks

ACT Fire Brigade currently on scene at an apartment fire on Thomas Hart Street, Banks. Fire has been knocked down and crews currently conducting mopping up operations.

Three fire pumpers on scene with the Breathing Apparatus Support vehicle and a command vehicle. Hazardous Materials unit also on route.

No-one home at time of fire.

Top level of two storey apartment destroyed. Minor damage in roof space to adjoining unit.

Multiple Emergency Triple Zero (000) calls received from 3.42pm.

Update to follow.

Update – Reports of smoke at Acton

Firefighters have extinguished a fire located on the ground floor of the building on Science Drive.

The fire was located in a lift motor.

A large amount of smoke has filled the building.

Fire crews are now ventilating the premises.

There were no occupants in the building when fire crews arrived.

Reports of smoke at Acton

The ACT Fire Brigade is on scene at CSIRO Taxonomy Building in Acton following reports of smoke coming from the building.

Update to follow.