Small kitchen fire in Charnwood

ACT Fire & Rescue have attended a small kitchen fire in Charnwood.

Crews were alerted to the incident on Gannon Place just after 1:19pm.

The small fire was due to a malfunctioning electrical motor in the rangehood, causing minimal damage.

After fully extinguishing the fire, firefighters ventilated the area and Hazmat is currently undertaking atmospheric monitoring.