ACT Fire & Rescue are currently on scene at the Erindale Centre, Denigan Street, Wanniassa following a fire in a light fitting.
A damaged light fitting in the Zambrero Restaurant released some smoke through the air conditioning unit and roof space of the centre.
ACT Fire & Rescue has evacuated the Erindale centre as crews conduct air monitoring and ventilation operations.
Three fire pumpers, the Breathing Apparatus Van and the specialist Hazardous Materials Unit attended.
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ACT Ambulance Service also on scene supporting operations with no injuries reported.
Time of Emergency Triple Zero (000) call 1.38pm.
Estimated damage $20,000 to restaurant.
Crews will depart the scene shortly and will allow customers to return to area.
2:51pm Wednesday 15 August 2012