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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.

IncidentIncident detailsStart date and timeStop date and timeNumber of fire engines
Chatham fireKFRS was mobilised to a fire in a property in Sultan Road, Chatham. Firefighters using breathing apparatus entered the property and used a positive pressure ventilation fan to clear smoke. Sadly a...10/01/2018 20:58 2
Swanscombe school incidentKent Fire and Rescue Service (KFRS) was called to Ebbsfleet Academy in Southfleet Road, Swanscombe just before 10.30am to reports of a bleach-like smell in a plant room. As a precaution pupils and...10/01/2018 10:3010/01/2018 14:552
Penshurst dishwasher fireKent Fire and Rescue Service responded to a 999 call in Penshurst Road, Penshurst just after 7pm. Two fire engines were sent and discovered that working smoke alarms had sounded, alerting the...08/01/2018 19:0808/01/2018 19:532
Rusthall roof fireUPDATE 9.1.2018 - 9am Firefighters remained at the scene of a roof fire in a church hall in High Street, Rusthall until 10.25pm. Crews have praised the group who were using the hall at the time for...08/01/2018 18:4609/01/2018 21:215
Broadstairs house fireUPDATE 9.1.2018 Kent Fire and Rescue Service attended a serious house fire at 6.34pm in Rectory Road, Broadstairs. At the height of the fire around 25 firefighters and five engines were at the...08/01/2018 18:3409/01/2018 00:465
NotificationKent Fire and Rescue Service has launched its drone in the area of Langley Square, Dartford. For privacy concerns contact us 01622 692121.08/01/2018 10:4008/01/2018 11:150
Crews release man from bin lorryFirefighters assisted SECAmb and HEMS paramedics to release a man who was trapped in a bin lorry in High Street, Rochester. The man was passed in to the care of SECAmb.08/01/2018 07:4808/01/2018 09:002
Dartford house fireKFRS crews were called to a fire in a house in Fernheath Way, Dartford. The fire was in the roof space and firefighters used a jet, two hose reel jets and breathing apparatus to tackle the fire. ...07/01/2018 08:2607/01/2018 10:234
Folkestone collapsed buildingKFRS crews were called to an incident in Lynwood, Folkestone. Part of the first floor of a building under construction had collapsed and a man had fallen onto the ground floor. Crews provided...06/01/2018 15:1706/01/2018 16:472
Canterbury oven fireKFRS crews were mobilised to an oven alight in a home in Rough Common Road, Canterbury. Crews used positive pressure ventilation fans to clear the smoke. A woman was treated for smoke inhalation...05/01/2018 21:5605/01/2018 22:372
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