Sixteen Perth fire crews called to smoking broken fluorescent light

THE Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES) were called to a structure fire on St Georges Terrace this afternoon.

The fire turned out to be smoke coming from a broken fluorescent light tube.

A DFES spokeswoman said they were called to reports of smoke coming from the seventh floor of the building, near King Street.

Sixteen fire crews were called to the scene but were soon stood down.