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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
Van driver cut free from crash on M2 near Faversham
Incident details
Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a crash involving a car and a van on the London bound carriageway of the M2 between junctions 7 and 6 near Faversham. Crews used heavy rescue equipment to free the man from his van after he became trapped by his injuries. Crews worked with paramedics to assess his injuries before being transferred to an ambulance. Crews made the scene safe.
Start date and time
07/02/2018 20:11
Stop date and time
07/02/2018 20:14
M2
Kent
ME13
United Kingdom
Number of fire engines
3
Equipment
  • Firefighting - High-pressure hose reel jet
  • Rescue - Jaws of life/hyrdraulic spreaders/rams/cutting tools
  • Rescue - Heavy rescue equipment (breaching/breaking)
  • Access - Small tools
Partner agencies
  • Kent Police
  • South East Coast Ambulance Service (SECAmb)
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