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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.

Incident
Caravan fire near Maidstone
Incident details
Kent Fire and Rescue Service has been called to a caravan and outbuilding fire in Meadow Walk, Sandling near Maidstone. Crews arrived to fire both the caravan and an out building well alight. Using hose reel jets and compressed air foam system firefighters are tackling the blaze. There are no casualties but the occupants of the caravan will need rehoming as it was completely destroyed. The Red Cross volunteers were called to help the occupants with welfare and emotional support. The cause of the fire isn't known at this stage.
Start date and time
06/12/2017 13:02
Meadow Walk
Kent
ME14
United Kingdom
Number of fire engines
2
Equipment
  • Firefighting - High-pressure hose reel jet
  • Firefighting - Compressed air foam system (CAFs)
  • Water - hydrant supply
Partner agencies
  • Electrical safety engineer (UK Power Networks)
  • British Red Cross
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