Structure Fire - Kingston

At approximately 11:15am, ACT Fire & Rescue (ACTF&R) responded to a structure fire at 53 Wentworth Avenue, Kingston. 

On arrival firefighters found a smoke logged room due to an electrical short.

Approximately 30 people were evacuated from the building as a precaution. 

HAZMAT crews are conducting air ventilation operations and atmospheric monitoring to ensure the area is safe to re-occupy.