Update - Electrical Substation Fire, Forrest

Evo Energy has technicians on site this morning.

Fencing will be erected around the site, with a 100-metre exclusion zone.

The fencing will not impact adjoining properties.

It is safe for residents to be outside, as long as they adhere to the exclusion zone.

No injuries have been reported.

ACT Fire & Rescue crews and ACT Policing are on scene at an electrical substation fire on Empire Circuit in Forrest.

Evo Energy is on scene.

The fire is contained and there is no threat to adjoining properties.

No injuries have been reported.

Nearby residents are advised to stay indoors due to the possibility of toxic smoke and fumes.