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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, South East Coast Ambulance Service and the Martime and Coastguard Agency 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
Boats in Ramsgate Marina left severely damaged by fireKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire involving two pleasure yachts in the east side of the inner marina in Ramsgate. Crews arrived to find the two vessels well alight. Firefighters...27/07/2018 01:3827/07/2018 03:415
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
Road traffic crash in DoverFirefighters assisted at the scene of a serious crash on the A258 near Dover. Kent Police, SECAmb and an air ambulance also attended.09/12/2017 00:17 5
Deliberate field fire in Paddock WoodKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire near Bramley Gardens in Paddock Wood, involving four acres of field stubble, the size of more than two football pitches. Crews used flexi packs and...24/09/2017 11:1424/09/2017 12:025
Rusthall roof fireUPDATE 9.1.2018 - 9am Firefighters remained at the scene of a roof fire in a church hall in High Street, Rusthall until 10.25pm. Crews have praised the group who were using the hall at the time for...08/01/2018 18:4609/01/2018 21:215
Broadstairs house fireUPDATE 9.1.2018 Kent Fire and Rescue Service attended a serious house fire at 6.34pm in Rectory Road, Broadstairs. At the height of the fire around 25 firefighters and five engines were at the...08/01/2018 18:3409/01/2018 00:465
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
Dartford house fireKFRS crews were called to a fire in a house in Fernheath Way, Dartford. The fire was in the roof space and firefighters used a jet, two hose reel jets and breathing apparatus to tackle the fire. ...07/01/2018 08:2607/01/2018 10:234
Barn fire in Minster-on-SeaResidents in the Thistle Hill area if Minster-on-Sea are being advised to keep windows and doors closed as a precaution due to a fire involving a hay barn in Scocles Road. Crews wearing breathing...01/01/2018 13:1001/01/2018 14:434
Boughton Lees chimney fire Kent Fire and Rescue Service was alerted to a chimney fire in Boughton Lees, Ashford shortly after 7.30pm. Firefighters arrived at the property to find lots of sparks and embers coming from the...20/12/2017 19:3920/12/2017 20:504
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