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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
House fire - GravesendFirefighters wearing breathing apparatus used a high-pressure hose reel jet to extinguish a blaze on the second floor of a three-storey property in Parrock Road, Gravesend. There are no injuries...20/11/2017 19:3920/11/2017 20:382
Fryer fire at Herne Bay cafeFirefighters attended a fire inside a deep fat fryer at a café in Richmond Street, Herne Bay. Crews used a fire blanket to tackle the blaze, along with a specialised fan to clear smoke from the...20/11/2017 10:5920/11/2017 11:133
Crash in Minster-on SeaFirefighters attended a crash in Queenborough Road, Minster-on-Sea involving a car and truck. The road was closed while crews assisted paramedics to release a casualty from one of vehicles. They were...20/11/2017 09:4520/11/2017 10:172
Kitchen fire - Herne BayFirefighters were called to reports of a fire in a microwave which had spread to the kitchen in a property in Mortimer Street, Herne Bay. Crews wearing breathing apparatus tackled the flames with a...19/11/2017 22:2219/11/2017 22:472
Fire in hotel chimney - LamberhurstThree fire engines plus a bulk water carrier and height vehicle are being used to extinguish a chimney fire at a hotel and pub in Lamberhurst near Tunbridge Wells. Firefighters are using...19/11/2017 14:16 3
Road crash rescue - AshfordTwo people have been rescued from their vehicle following a crash at the Sheepfold Lane exit of the A2070 near Ashford. Crews worked with paramedics to stabilise the casualties before removing them...19/11/2017 12:1519/11/2017 12:562
Serious collision on A2070 - AshfordFirefighters were called to the scene of a crash involving two vehicles near the Bridgefield roundabout on the A2070 outside Ashford. Crews using hydraulic rescue equipment worked with paramedics...19/11/2017 11:5019/11/2017 12:462
Barge alight - FavershamAround 25 firefighters dealt with a fire aboard an 80ft Thames barge at Iron Wharf, Faversham. Crews tackled the blaze with two high-pressure hose reel jets and a fog spike system which allows...19/11/2017 11:3119/11/2017 13:535
Fire in flats - Herne BayFive people have been taken to hospital following reports of a fire in a four-storey block of flats in Central Parade, Herne Bay. Four were thought to be suffering from the effects of breathing in...19/11/2017 03:1319/11/2017 05:172
Canterbury kitchen fire sparks safety warningsKFRS crews were called to a kitchen fire in St Andrews Close, Canterbury. The occupant was alerted by the heat detector sounding but suffered light smoke inhalation and was treated at the scene by...16/11/2017 13:3316/11/2017 14:402
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