Aranda garage catches alight

ACT Fire & Rescue have extinguished a fire in a double garage in Aranda this afternoon preventing it from spreading to a nearby property.

Firefighters rushed to the Noala Street property after receiving numerous emergency triple zero (000) calls at 4:22pm.

Fire crews are now mopping up at the scene whioch has caused extensive damage to the detached metal gararge. The cause is unknown at this time.

ACT Ambulance Service intensive care paramedics assessed a 58 year old man on scene but was not require any medical treatment.