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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
House fire - GravesendKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a house fire in Taunton Vale. On arrival crews found a three storey property alight. All persons accounted for. Firefighters used breathing apparatus, two...14/02/2015 20:4014/02/2015 21:323
Hever fire fatalityKFRS attended attended a fire in Styles Road, Hever and removed a woman who was pronounced deceased at the scene. They used breathing apparatus and a hose reel jet to deal with the fire, which was...14/02/2015 21:3714/02/2015 22:433
Chimney fire - TeynhamKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a chimney fire in a house in Lower Road. Crews used a hose reel jet and chimney gear to extinguish the fire. It is believed to have started from a build up...14/02/2015 22:2714/02/2015 23:231
Woman freed from two car crash - Faversham Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a two car crash on Love Lane. On arrival crews found a woman trapped in one of the cars. They used hydraulic rescue equipment to free her. She was placed in...14/02/2015 22:5114/02/2015 23:202
Woman suffers burns in small kitchen fire - MargateKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a kitchen fire in a flat in Royal Crescent. On arrival crews found the fire had been extinguished by the occupant, a woman in her mid 20s who was suffering...15/02/2015 20:4115/02/2015 21:212
Large fire at scaffolding yard - Sutton-at-Hone near DartfordKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a large fire at a scaffolding yard in Station Road. At its height over 30 firefighters tackled the blaze. Crews used a height vehicle, 3 main jets, a hose...17/02/2015 00:2917/02/2015 11:176
Woman suffered smoke inhalation from small fire in flat - CanterburyKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire in a flat in Godden Road. Crews used breathing apparatus and a hose reel jet to tackle the fire in the lounge of the flat, located in a two storey...17/02/2015 00:5617/02/2015 01:192
Teenager cut free from car after crash - IvychurchKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a car crash on New Church Lane involving a single car. An injured occupant of the car had walked away and found shelter in another vehicle whilst waiting...17/02/2015 20:2417/02/2015 21:212
Bedroom fire - DartfordKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a bedroom fire in North Road. On arrival crews were faced with smoke issuing from a first floor bedroom of a two storey property. Firefighters tackled a...18/02/2015 13:2718/02/2015 14:012
Firefighters tackle another chimney fire - MeophamKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a bungalow chimney fire in Rhododendron Avenue, Meopham. Crews were faced with a chimney well alight and used a hose reel jet and chimney gear to tackle the...18/02/2015 14:5018/02/2015 15:591
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