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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
Bathroom fire prompts candle safety warningFirefighters are reminding residents to take extra care when using candles in their homes after a house fire in New Dover Road, Canterbury. Crews were called after a resident found his home full of...09/05/2018 12:1609/05/2018 12:332
Crash on M2 between Gillingham and SittingbourneKent Fire and Rescue Service is at the scene of a crash on the M2 London-bound, between junction 4 for Gillingham and Junction 5 for Sittingbourne, involving two vehicles and a fuel tanker. All...08/05/2018 10:0808/05/2018 10:504
Garage fire - KingshillKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to Melba Avenue, Kingshill to reports of a garage alight. With the risk of fire spread to the adjoining house, crews donned breathing apparatus and used hose...07/05/2018 01:4107/05/2018 02:402
Building fire in CanterburyFire crews are responding to a fire on Station Road West, Canterbury, after receiving a 999 call at around 8pm. Two fire engines are as the scene and firefighters have extinguished the fire, which is...04/05/2018 19:5804/05/2018 21:092
Man rescued from River Medway, ChathamKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a man in the River Medway in Dock Road, Chatham shortly after 5.30pm. Firefighters were quickly on the scene and found the man, thought to...04/05/2018 17:3204/05/2018 17:521
Fuel spill on M2 near RochesterKent Fire and Rescue Service has just left the scene of a fuel spill on the M2, coast-bound near to the Cuxton slip road. Around 50 litres of fuel is thought to have leaked from an HGV. Crews worked...04/05/2018 13:4404/05/2018 15:492
Utility room fire in Broadstairs homeKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire in the ground floor of a home in Callis Court Road, Broadstairs. Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used two hose reel jets to tackle the fire...04/05/2018 11:1604/05/2018 11:472
Northfleet restaurant fire UPDATE: 4pm Firefighting operations were scaled down to two fire engines at around 1.30pm. Crews spent considerable time locating hot spots using thermal imaging cameras and cutting away parts...03/05/2018 11:4003/05/2018 14:244
Man rescued from car in flood waterA man needed to be rescued from a car that became stuck in deep flood water in Church Lane, Aldington. Firefighters in dry suits attended the incident along with SECAmb's Hazardous Area Response...30/04/2018 15:1330/04/2018 18:043
Cars pulled out of flood water in DoverKent Fire and Rescue Service was called after two people became stranded in separate cars which had broken down in knee high flood water in Minnis Lane, River, Dover. There was also a fallen tree...30/04/2018 11:2730/04/2018 12:491
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