ACT Fire Brigade on scene of a truck fire on the Monaro Highway, Fyshwick.
Fire has been mostly extinguished from the engine compartment inside the truck cabin.
The occupant of the truck safely self evacuated.
Crews are expected to remain on scene till approx 12.30pm.
Two men have been taken to the Canberra Hospital by the ACT Ambulance Service after sustaining burns in a Civic resturant.
The ACT Ambulance Service and ACT Fire Brigade where called to Hogs Breath Cafe on London Circuit just before 5 o’clock this afternoon.
Intensive care paramedics arrived to find two male patients in their twenties. One had burns to his left leg, the second had burns to his left arm and face.
They were stablised on scene then taken to hospital in a stable condition.
Grass fire has been extinguished with crews from the ACT Fire Brigade and ACT Rural Fire Service conducting mopping up operations.
Approx two hectares of area has been burnt.
Time of Emergency Triple Zero (000) call 2.36pm.
Cause of fire will be investigated.
ACT Fire Brigade on scene of a grass fire behind Montgomery Place, Conder.
No threat to any property.
Estimated size of grass fire 20 metres x 50 metres.
ACT Rural Fire Service has also been called to assist in extinguishing the grass fire.
The ACT Rural Fire Service (ACTRFS) Guises Creek Brigade will assist a private landholder with a hazard reduction burn today, Sunday 4 September, 2011, weather permitting, from 10am till 5pm, on the property of “The Schools”, Monaro Highway, Royalla.
Two tankers, one light unit and 15 personnel will conduct the burn covering a total area of approx 10 hectares.
The purpose of the burn is to reduce a fire hazard with the removal of accumulated fuel.
The ACT Handy Map grid reference for the burn is L16.
The ACT Handy Map can be found by clicking on the link on the Bushfires Home page of the ESA website, or on the inside back cover of the 2011/12 Canberra and region Yellow Pages phone directory.