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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.

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.