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Kent Fire and Rescue Service attends a range of incidents including fires, road crashes, flooding, rescues from height, mud or confined spaces. It also supports other agencies including Kent Police and South East Coast Ambulance Service on a regular basis.

The incidents shown on this page are just a sample of those which may be of interest to the public and media.

IncidentIncident detailsStart date and timeStop date and timeNumber of fire engines
Crane fire on M26 near SevenoaksKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a crane alight on the hard shoulder of the M26 on the Kent bound carriageway which was closed to allow firefighters to tackle the blaze. Crews used...17/01/2018 16:1917/01/2018 16:552
Occupant given oxygen after TV catches fire in flat - ChathamFirefighters were called to reports of a TV alight in a flat in Jenkins' Dale, Chatham. Upon arrival, they discovered smoke issuing from the premises and entered wearing breathing apparatus to...16/01/2018 18:4116/01/2018 19:272
Hawley domestic garage fireFirefighters were called to a fire in a detached garage measuring approximately 7m x 3m in Alfred Road, Hawley. The 999 call was received at 1.46pm and crews used a main jet to tackle the blaze which...16/01/2018 13:4616/01/2018 14:492
Two vehicle crash B2036 AdishamKent Fire and Rescue Service responded to a two vehicle road crash on the B2046 Adisham Road, which involved a Corsa and a Fiat Punto. Firefighters used hydraulic rescue equipment to remove the...16/01/2018 10:0816/01/2018 11:283
Two women freed after crash - Brookland, Romney MarshFirefighters used hydraulic rescue equipment including cutters, spreaders and a dashboard ram to free two women who had become trapped in their vehicles after a collision on the Rye Road, Brookland,...14/01/2018 11:0114/01/2018 12:122
Fire crews respond to fire in FavershamKent Fire and Rescue Service received a 999 call to its emergency control centre just before 5pm. The caller reported smoke coming from an upper floor window in Nelson Street, Faversham. Three fire...12/01/2018 16:4912/01/2018 18:213
Faversham road crashFirefighters responded to a road crash on the A251 Faversham shortly after 5.20am. It is believed that the male driver had left the road and hit a tree. Crews used hydraulic rescue equipment to...12/01/2018 05:2112/01/2018 05:472
Extension cable sparks fire in AshfordKent Fire and Rescue Service attended a small fire in a bedroom in Acorn Close, Kingsnorth. Crews were sent shortly after 4am and arrived to find that the resident, who had been alerted to fire by...12/01/2018 04:0612/01/2018 04:242
Roof fire in LeedsFire crews were called to a fire in the roof of a single-storey industrial unit in Caring Road, near Leeds, Kent. Crews wearing breathing apparatus tackled the blaze using a hose reel and a fog...11/01/2018 11:5411/01/2018 12:542
Serous crash on A2 near DunkirkKFRS crews, along with other emergency services, are in attendance at a serious road crash involving a car and a lorry on the London-bound carriageway of the A2 between Dunkirk and Upper Harbledown....11/01/2018 04:3511/01/2018 11:385
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