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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
Standing corn alight near CanterburyKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a large field fire involving standing corn in Upstreet near Sarre. Five fire engines were sent to the fire and crews worked hard to contain the fire in very...03/08/2018 13:4603/08/2018 15:515
Large field fire in LongfieldUpdate 4pm Fire crews are still at the scene of a large field fire in Longfield. Two hectares of grass and undergrowth are still alight but steady progress is being made using an all terrain...02/08/2018 14:3602/08/2018 16:294
NotificationKent Fire and Rescue Service has launched its drone in Lowfield Street, Dartford, to assist with an ongoing incident. For privacy concerns contact us quoting reference: 19802/08/2018 12:1702/08/2018 14:400
Derelict building fire - DartfordUPDATE: 10:10am - 3/7/2018 The fire was fully extinguished by crews at 7.25pm last night and a full search of the five properties carried out. The single storey building, previously used as shops...02/08/2018 05:2602/08/2018 19:256
Tumble tryer fire in BridgeFirefighters were called to a fire involving a tumble dryer at a public house in High Street, Bridge. It is believed that some tea towels caught fire inside the appliance, setting off the fire alarm....01/08/2018 06:5301/08/2018 07:222
Small fire in store room of Maidstone shopKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a small fire in a store room at the back of a shop on the High Street, Maidstone. Crews used breathing apparatus, hose reel jets and a large fan to tackle...31/07/2018 17:1331/07/2018 17:562
Electrical fire in Ashford prompts safety warningAshford firefighters are warning residents to take extra care when using extension leads, following a fire in an outhouse in Beaver Lane, Ashford. The occupants discovered the fire after the electric...31/07/2018 15:2231/07/2018 15:352
Man rescued from flat fireFirefighters attended a fire in the kitchen of a flat in Goudhurst Road, Gillingham. One man was rescued from the property by fire crews wearing breathing apparatus and was given first aid and oxygen...30/07/2018 23:5631/07/2018 01:162
NotificationKFRS has launched its unmanned aerial vehicle at an incident in the area of West Kingsdown. If you have any privacy concerns, contact us quoting incident 5057.28/07/2018 14:1928/07/2018 15:300
Outdoor fire CanterburyKFRS crews are attending an outdoor fire near Parkwood Road, Canterbury. The fire is in undergrowth. Two crews are dealing with the fire and are currently at the scene damping down. 27/07/2018 14:5727/07/2018 16:012
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