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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
Man freed after roof collapse
Incident details
Emergency services have helped to free a man who was trapped after falling through a concrete flat roof of a single-storey extension in Roman Way, Folkestone. Fire crews used heavy duty air bags to lift concrete slabs away from the casualty, who was then passed into the care of SECAmb.
Start date and time
12/03/2018 15:05
Stop date and time
12/03/2018 16:14
Roman Way
Folkestone
Kent
CT19
United Kingdom
Number of fire engines
3
Equipment
  • Rescue - Inflating lift bag
Partner agencies
  • South East Coast Ambulance Service (SECAmb)
  • SECamb Hazardous Area Response Team (HART)
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