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Car fire leads to unit evacuation in Hawker

A car fire inside a Hawker unit complex led to the evacuation of about 40 residents on Tuesday night. 

The fire on Beetaloo Street was first reported to authorities at 6.45pm.

A car fire inside a Hawker unit complex led to the evacuation of around 40 residents on Tuesday night.
A car fire inside a Hawker unit complex led to the evacuation of around 40 residents on Tuesday night.  

ACT Fire and Rescue arrived at the unit complex a short time later with three pumpers, a hazardous materials unit, breathing apparatus crew and a logistics truck.

No one was injured by the fire, which was extinguished by the fire brigade.