Fire extinguished at Conder take away outlet

ACT Fire & Rescue has extinguished a fire at the Conder take away food outlet, Lanyon Market Place, Sidney Nolan Street, Conder.

Fire began in a cooking vat.

Approximately 150 people have been evacuated from the shopping centre as a precaution.

Crews are currently checking for any fire spread in the roof space.

Three pumpers are on scene with the Breathing Apparatus Van, the Hazardous Materials Unit, the Bronto Skylift Hydraulic Platform and two command officers.

Update to follow