Firefighters rescue Dickson sleepers

Share Canberra's trusted news:

fire

FIREFIGHTERS have forced entry into a Dickson home after a neighbour called Emergency Triple Zero (000).

ACT Fire & Rescue was called to the unit in Karuah Street after receiving the call at 1:08pm.

Fire crews discovered food alight on the stove and quickly extinguished it.

A search of the property found a man and woman asleep in an upstairs bedroom. They are currently being assessed by ACT Ambulance Service intensive care paramedics.

13:31


The ACT Ambulance Service has transported two people to Calvary Hospital for further assessment of non fire related medical conditions.

13:54

Who Can You Trust?

In a world beleaguered by spin and confused messages, there's never been more need for diverse, trustworthy, independent journalism in Canberra.

Who can you trust? Well, for more than 25 years, "CityNews" has proudly been an independent, free, family-owned news magazine, serving the national capital with quality, integrity and authority. Through our weekly magazine and daily through our digital platforms, we constantly and reliably deliver high-quality and diverse opinion, news, arts, socials and lifestyle columns.

If you trust our work online and believe in the power of independent voices, I encourage you to make a small contribution.

Every dollar of support will be invested back into our journalism so we can continue to provide a valuably different view of what's happening around you and keep citynews.com.au free.

Click here to make your donation and you will be supporting the future of journalism and media diversity in the ACT.

Thank you,

Ian Meikle, editor

Previous articleMusical ‘Tardis’ transports audience in concert
Next articleActewAGL gets the Government contract

Leave a Reply