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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
Crash on crossroads in Lenham, Maidstone
Incident details
Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a four vehicle crash at the A20 crossroads with Faversham Road in Lenham, Maidstone. Firefighters used hydraulic rescue equipment to cut the roofs off two of the vehicles to release two casualties - both were passed into the care of the ambulance service, as were others involved in the incident. Crews made the scene safe.
Start date and time
20/02/2018 16:51
Stop date and time
20/02/2018 17:51
Lenham
Kent
ME17
United Kingdom
Number of fire engines
4
Equipment
  • Rescue - Jaws of life/hyrdraulic spreaders/rams/cutting tools
  • Access - Small tools
Partner agencies
  • Kent Police
  • South East Coast Ambulance Service (SECAmb)
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