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Since 1 January 2016, we have attended 928 incidents

A selection of recent incidents - see more

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Over the past year we have attended 843 incidents

  1. Incident in the last 24 hrsStorage unit fire in AshKFRS crews were called to a fire in a unit around 3M X 10M used for storage. The unit was well alight and firefighters used a hose reel jet and breathing apparatus to deal with the fire. The...06/02/2016 08:0006/02/2016 10:16
  2. Incident in the last 24 hrsRTC Capel le FerneCrews were called to an RTC involving a minibus and a car at New Dover Road, Capel Le Ferne at the junction with the A20 heading towards Folkestone Seven people were trapped by their injuries in the...06/02/2016 00:5506/02/2016 02:48
  3. Recent incidentRTC rescue St Mary's BayKFRS crews attended an RTC involving two cars on Dymchurch Road, St Mary's Bay. They used hydraulic cutting equipment and hand tools to release a man who had been trapped by his injuries. 05/02/2016 19:5205/02/2016 20:56
  4. Recent incidentDeal road crashKent Fire and Rescue Service attended a road crash on Sandwich Road near Sholden involving a car and a long goods vehicle (LGV). Two people were already out of the LGV prior to the fire crews arrival...05/02/2016 13:3405/02/2016 14:27
  5. Recent incidentM20 road crash (between J11-11A)Kent Fire and Rescue Service responded to a road crash on the M20 coast-bound between junctions 11 and 11a. A woman was already out of the car and was being assessed by a HEMS doctor prior to the...05/02/2016 12:2405/02/2016 13:42
  6. Recent incidentBungalow fire - West KingsdownKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a bungalow fire on Botsom Lane, West Kingsdown. Firefighters located one male casualty who was treated at the scene after having breathed in smoke, he was...05/02/2016 01:5305/02/2016 06:10
  7. Recent incidentCapel chimney fireKent Fire and Rescue Service responded to a small fire in a chimney in Alders Road, Capel,involving a wood burner. They used a thermal imaging camera to locate the fire and a 10m ladder and a roof...04/02/2016 17:5905/02/2016 19:12
  8. Recent incidentMan released from overturned car in EastryFirefighters attended a road traffic collision on Sandwich Road, Eastry, involving an overturned car. Crews helped to release a man from the vehicle by bending the door back and cutting the seatbelt....04/02/2016 02:1204/02/2016 02:54

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