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Since 1 January 2016, we have attended 9,825 incidents

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Over the past year we have attended 798 incidents

  1. Incident in the last 24 hrs800-tonne haystacks fire near Lydden Firefighters were called to section 12 of the A2, London-bound at Lydden, after a motorist travelling on the A2 from Dover, saw a haystack fire in a field near to the Lydden Hill junction and phoned...25/09/2016 02:40
  2. Incident in the last 24 hrsThree vehicle crash on M20 coastboundKent Fire and Rescue Service responded to a three vehicle crash on the M20 between junctions 8-9 coastbound. Firefighters used hydraulic rescue equipment to create space to enable two casualties to...25/09/2016 02:2125/09/2016 03:32
  3. Incident in the last 24 hrs30 firefighters tackle warehouse blaze in DartfordSix fire engines and around 30 firefighters are dealing with a warehouse fire on Powder Mill Lane, Dartford. Firefighters arrived on the scene within minutes of receiving the 999 call, which came...25/09/2016 00:31
  4. Incident in the last 24 hrsChaham caravan fire Firefighters in breathing apparatus used a hose reel jet and hydrant to extinguish a caravan that was on fire. The caravan is believed to have been dumped into a street light and abandoned at the...24/09/2016 19:5624/09/2016 20:24
  5. Incident in the last 24 hrsCrews deal with out of control bonfire in SwanleyKent Fire and Rescue Service’s emergency control room received a 999 call at 3.43pm to reports of an out of control bonfire and a large smoke plume in the vicinity of Lower Road, Swanley. Two...24/09/2016 15:4124/09/2016 16:34
  6. Incident in the last 24 hrsFire crews tackling fire in HawkhurstKent Fire and Rescue Service is responding to a fire in Water Lane, Hawkhurst. A row of conifers, approximately 30m long is alight and has spread to a commercial property. Four fire engines are...24/09/2016 14:4924/09/2016 17:20
  7. Recent incidentSerious road crash - TonbridgeKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a serious road crash involving one car at 3.23am this morning on Shipbourne Road, Tonbridge, involving three men. Kent Police, SECAmb and the Kent Surrey...24/09/2016 03:2324/09/2016 04:34
  8. Recent incidentFire crews extinguish Gillingham shed blazeKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to Marshall Road, Gillingham to reports of a fire involving a single-storey outbuilding. Fire crews arrived within minutes of receiving the 999 call and...23/09/2016 18:0723/09/2016 19:14
  9. Recent incidentTwo car crash in Sturry (Canterbury)Fire crews are working alongside Kent Police and SECAmb at the scene of a two car crash on Calcott Hill, Sturry, Canterbury. Firefighters were called at 3.16pm and two fire engines are in attendance.23/09/2016 15:1623/09/2016 16:40
  10. Recent incidentGrass and undergrowth alight in GrainUPDATE: 5pm Fire crews are damping down at the scene of a fire involving a large area of grass and undergrowth on the Isle of Grain. The incident will shortly be reduced to three fire engines....23/09/2016 13:3223/09/2016 16:48
  11. Recent incidentFire crews responding to van fire on M2 Kent Fire and Rescue Service is at the scene of a fire on the roundabout at junction 3 of the M2 coastbound (Chatham/Rochester). The fire is believed to have started in the engine compartment of a...23/09/2016 11:3123/09/2016 12:16
  12. Recent incidentKitchen fire in HawkingeFirefighters were called to a smoke-logged house in Siskin Close, Hawkinge, and dealt with a fire in a kitchen. Crews wearing breathing apparatus used a hose reel to extinguish the fire which is...22/09/2016 18:3122/09/2016 18:51
  13. Recent incidentCollision in FolkestoneEmergency services were called to a collision involving a lorry and a car on the coast-bound carriage way of the A20 at Capel le Ferne. Firefighters helped to free a woman who was trapped in the car....22/09/2016 12:5022/09/2016 12:52
  14. Recent incidentBedroom fire in RamsgateFirefighters attended a fire in a ground floor bedroom of a property in Vale Road, Ramsgate. There were no injuries. The cause of the fire is not yet known.22/09/2016 12:3722/09/2016 12:52
  15. Recent incidentFire crews responding to fire in MaidstoneFire crews are at the scene of a large rubbish fire at the rear of a derelict building in Loose Road, Maidstone. Three fire engines have been sent to the scene to tackle the blaze, which is believed...21/09/2016 14:0121/09/2016 14:57
  16. Recent incidentIsle of Grain - grass and undergrowth Kent Fire and Rescue Service responded to an area of approximately 1500 square metres of grass and undergrowth that was alight on the Isle of Grain. Fire crews used beaters, a hose reel and an all...21/09/2016 12:2721/09/2016 13:50
  17. Recent incidentNorthfleet - rubbish and wood chip fireFirefighters were called to a quantity of rubbish and wood chip that was alight in Downs Road, Northfleet. They used a hose reel and water from a hydrant to put the fire out. Crews left the scene...21/09/2016 10:1221/09/2016 11:14
  18. Recent incidentFire crews called to incident in BroadstairsKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to Albion Road, Broadstairs shortly before 8am, to reports of a fire in the property. Crews in breathing apparatus used a hose reel, main jet and special fan...21/09/2016 07:5821/09/2016 12:54
  19. Recent incidentMan rescued from Rochester flat fireFirefighters rescued a man from a heavily smoke-logged first-floor flat in Albany Road, Rochester. The man was attended to by SECAmb at the scene. Crews wearing breathing apparatus extinguished the...20/09/2016 21:1220/09/2016 21:49
  20. Recent incidentKitchen fire at Gravesend flatFirefighters attended a fire in the kitchen of a ground-floor flat in The Grove, Gravesend. One occupant was treated at the scene for the effects of breathing in smoke. Half the kitchen was...20/09/2016 20:4120/09/2016 21:26
  21. Recent incidentThree vehicle crash in DealFirefighters are responding to a three-vehicle crash in Worth, Deal on the A258. Three fire engines were sent to the scene and are working with colleagues from Kent Police, SECAmb and HEMS. Three...20/09/2016 13:3520/09/2016 15:38
  22. Recent incidentRoad crash in MargateKent Fire and Rescue Service is at the scene of a road crash in Manston Road, Margate. Crews have used heavy rescue equipment to release a man who has been handed into the care of the ambulance...20/09/2016 13:3120/09/2016 14:20
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