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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
Kitchen fire in Ramsgate
Incident details
Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a kitchen fire in Vine Close, Ramsgate, where a chip pan was alight. The occupants were outside the property when firefighters arrived, and crews wearing breathing apparatus extinguished the fire before using a high pressure fan to clear the house of smoke. A woman suffering with smoke inhalation was taken to hospital by SECAmb paramedics. 
 
Read more about chip pan safety and how to plan for a fire safe meal time, here - http://www.kent.fire-uk.org/your-safety/home-safety/a-z-of-safety-what-are-the-risks/chip-pan-fires/ 
Start date and time
05/11/2018 16:37
Stop date and time
05/11/2018 17:29
Vine Close
Ramsgate
Kent
CT11
United Kingdom
Number of fire engines
2
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