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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
Shed fire in DartfordKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a shed fire at a property in Langlands Drive, Dartford. The shed fire also caught nearby trees alight. Crews used a hose reel jet to extinguish the blaze....05/08/2018 14:3005/08/2018 15:031
Grass fire near SwanscombeKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire involving grass in an area just off of Craylands Lane near Swanscombe Heritage Park. Crews arrived to find an area measuring 300 metres square well...05/08/2018 14:2305/08/2018 15:242
Grassland fire near GreenhitheKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire involving around grassland measuring 500 metres squared in Alkerden Lane, Greenhithe. Three fire crews were mobilised to tackle the fire and contain...05/08/2018 13:5005/08/2018 14:163
Crash involving two cars near HawkhurstKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a crash involving two cars on the A229 between Hawkhurst and Cranbrook. On arrival crews found one female driver trapped by her injuries in one of the...05/08/2018 08:1605/08/2018 09:052
Caravan destroyed by fire in DartfordKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a caravan on fire in Parsonage Lane, Sutton at Hone near Dartford. Crews used hose reel jets to put out the fire. The caravan was completely destroyed....05/08/2018 05:2405/08/2018 05:542
Series of suspicious car fires in Kennington, AshfordKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a series of car fires in different locations in the Kennington area of Ashford. The fires are now being investigated by Kent Police. Kent Police have...05/08/2018 01:1705/08/2018 04:040
Crews tackle field fire in ShorneKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire in a field in Thong Lane, Shorne near Gravesend. Firefighters used hose reel jets and beaters to extinguish the fire. Approximately 200 square metres...04/08/2018 17:5404/08/2018 18:585
Rodmersham standing corn fire Update 5.20pm Fire crews used main jets, hose reels and water supplemented from a hydrant to successfully extinguish the fire just before 5pm. The cause of the fire is not yet known but if you’re...04/08/2018 14:5304/08/2018 16:526
Hay baler on fire near Herne BayKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire involving a hay baler on farmland in Ridgeway Road, Herne Bay. Crews used hose reel jets and fog spike to extinguish the fire. The baler was emptied...04/08/2018 12:5004/08/2018 13:112
Firefighters tackle field fire in RochesterKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a large field fire in Burham Road, Rochester. Crews arrived to find the field of manure and straw well alight. The field was adjacent to a large field of...03/08/2018 23:1004/08/2018 14:593
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