Explosion in Fyshwick

ACT Fire & Rescue has responded to reports of an explosion in Fyshwick.

A fire crew from Fyshwick Fire Station responded to the scene in Lithgow Street shortly after the incident was reported to Emergency Triple Zero (000) at 12:31pm.

They arrived at a scrap metal business to find an oxy acetylene cyclinder had exploded then started a small fire which had already been extinguished by the occupants.