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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
Large industrial unit fire -Paddock WoodKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire on Queen Street, Paddock Wood. The fire which is in a building used as an industrial unit has produced a large smoke plume, we are therefore asking...04/06/2016 17:5404/06/2016 23:378
Maidstone industrial unit fire8am update KFRS firefighters are still at the incident. They are using a height vehicle to cut away panelling from the building to expose and prevent any further fire spread. They have used...14/06/2016 03:18 8
Large industrial unit fire - Higham, RochesterUpdate: 9:20 Attendance at the industrial unit fire in Canal Road, Higham has been reduced to three fire engines and a height vehicle, as crews continue to damp down remaining hotspots. Residents...06/06/2016 01:1506/06/2016 12:428
Large fire at warehouses in Ramsgate UPDATE: 8.40am Tuesday 9 Aug 2016 Firefighters are still at the scene of a large fire involving warehouses in Monkton Street, Ramsgate. The incident was reduced to two fire engines at 8.30pm and one...08/08/2016 12:2808/08/2016 16:578
School fire - Isle of GrainKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a significantly sized fire at a primary school on the Isle of Grain. Eight appliances were mobilised to the scene and crews used hose reel jets, breathing...30/10/2016 00:5630/10/2016 05:308
Warning to Norton residents following barn fire Update 19:00 The fire has been surrounded and firefighters are making good progress. The incident has been scaled down to three fire engines. Crews are continuing to damp down and make the scene...07/12/2016 15:0407/12/2016 19:058
House fire - TenterdenAround 35 firefighters with eight fire engines, a height vehicle and a command support unit are dealing with a fire on the ground floor in a three-storey property on Golden Square in...28/12/2016 19:2029/12/2016 01:548
Crews tackle fire at Allington recycling plantKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire at a recycling plant on Laverstoke Road, Allington in Maidstone. On arrival, wearing breathing apparatus, crews found a smoke logged 3 storey...03/10/2016 16:3603/10/2016 20:337
Derelict building fire - DoverKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a large derelict building fire on Coombe Valley Road, Dover. Multiple crews wearing breathing apparatus used main jets to tackle the fire on the ground...03/07/2017 20:3904/07/2017 02:227
Fire in 7th floor flat - GravesendAround 30 firefighters with six fire engines, a height vehicle and a command support unit have tackled a fire in a flat on the 7th floor of a tower block in Gravesham Court, Gravesend. Upon...17/02/2016 16:5717/02/2016 17:557
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