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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
Update: Dunton Green residents urged to closed windows and doorsUpdate at 11.10am: The earlier request for properties near Station Road, Dunton Green to keep windows and doors closed, has now been lifted. The fire is now out and there were no reported...06/07/2018 09:2806/07/2018 11:101
Road closure following lorry fireChurch Lane in East Peckham, Tonbridge is to be closed for an hour or so following a lorry fire. One fire engine attended and crews used a fog spike to extinguish the fire on the underside of the...02/07/2018 09:3402/07/2018 10:291
Disused boat pontoons set alight in boat yard - Queenborough, Isle of SheppeyFire crews were called to reports of smoke and flames issuing from around two tonnes of disused wooden boat pontoon platforms at a boat yard in Queenborough on the Isle of Sheppey. Firefighters...23/05/2018 22:5924/05/2018 00:351
Flooding near SittingbourneKent Fire and Rescue Service crews are dealing with flooding in Pett Road, Stockbury Valley, Sittingbourne. The road is flooded and there are several people stranded inside broken down vehicles....29/05/2018 11:53 1
NotificationKent Fire and Rescue Service has launched a drone at Herne Bay seafront to assist Kent Police. For privacy concerns contact us quoting 2276. 21/05/2018 02:0821/05/2018 02:471
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
Crews rescue man from pond islandFirefighters were called to a garden in Biddenden Road, Headcorn to rescue a man who became stranded on an island in a large pond, after falling from a rowing boat into the water. Two firefighters...27/04/2018 09:3327/04/2018 10:101
Hay bales alight at farm near DartfordKent Fire and Rescue Service is monitoring a fire at Speedgate Farm in Fawkham, Longfield, where around 100 hay bales are alight. The fire, which doesn't pose a hazard to the surrounding area,...26/03/2018 19:0727/03/2018 19:061
Car collides with house in CanterburyFirefighters were called to an incident involving a car that had collided with a house in Zealand Road, Canterbury. Fire crews helped to make the scene safe and both SECAmb and Kent Police were also...30/04/2018 11:3030/04/2018 11:451
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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