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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
Man freed from crashed car in KemsingFirefighters helped to release a man from a car that was on its side following a collision in Exedown Road, Kemsing. The casualty was passed into the care of SECAmb.24/11/2017 11:2524/11/2017 11:552
Small fire at industrial unit in CanterburyFirefighters attended a small fire in an industrial building. Three fire engines attended a crews used a hose reel to tackle the blaze involving some timber cladding and small part of the roof. There...23/11/2017 13:3823/11/2017 13:523
Small electrical fire at flats in GravesendFirefighters were called to flats in Homemead Close, Gravesend after a resident was alerted to the smoke in the communal area of the premises. Crews discovered a small fire in an electrical cupboard,...23/11/2017 01:2123/11/2017 02:403
Outbuilding fire in TonbridgeFirefighters attended a fire at a domestic outbuilding in Priory Road, Tonbridge. Crews used a hose reel jet and a main jet to put out the fire. There were no casualties. The cause of the fire is not...23/11/2017 00:5523/11/2017 01:372
Man suffering from the effects of breathing in smoke after fire in flat - Gillingham Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus rescued the occupant of a flat in Balmoral Road, Gillingham, following reports of a fire in a three-storey building. Crews used a high-pressure hose reel...21/11/2017 21:5721/11/2017 23:323
Two taken to hospital following fire in basement flat - Folkestone*** UPDATE 0600 *** Active firefighting is now complete, crews are remaining at the scene using a positive pressure ventilation fan to clear smoke and fumes from the premises. A UK Power Networks...21/11/2017 04:0621/11/2017 05:573
Fire in bedroom - BroadstairsFirefighters wearing breathing apparatus have tackled a fire in the bedroom of a property in Grange Way, Broadstairs, using a high-pressure hose reel jet. Crews then used a positive pressure...20/11/2017 19:5220/11/2017 20:402
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
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