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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
Scrap metal fire in Medway2.50pm UPDATE: Five fire engines and around 20 firefighters are still at the scene of a fire on the Medway City Estate in Strood. Crews worked hard to bring the incident under control by midday. It...27/10/2017 10:3127/10/2017 19:526
Canterbury Kebab house fireFriday, 27 October 8.30am UPDATE Around 45 firefighters, eight fire engines, a height vehicle and command support unit were called to reports of a chimney fire in a kebab shop in St Dunstan’s...26/10/2017 20:2127/10/2017 00:048
NotificationKent Fire and Rescue Service has launched a drone in the area of The Strand, Lower Gillingham, as part of a training exercise. For privacy concerns please contact us.26/10/2017 13:00 0
Garden shed destroyed by fire in ShorneKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to Green Farm Lane, Shorne just before 4am. Two fire engines attended and used a hose reel and main jet to extinguish the blaze, which destroyed the shed.26/10/2017 03:5626/10/2017 05:112
Bluebell Hill vehicle fireKent Fire and Rescue Service received several calls at around 5pm to a fire involving a Ford Transit car carrier on the Chatham-bound carriageway of Blue Bell Hill (A229). Two fire engines were sent...25/10/2017 16:5925/10/2017 17:212
A2 road crash - LyddenKent Fire and Rescue Service is responding to a road crash at section 12 of the A2 coastbound near Lydden (Dover). Both London-bound and coastbound carriageways of the A2 have been closed by Kent...25/10/2017 13:3925/10/2017 15:034
Chalet fire LeysdownKFRS crews attended a fire in a holiday chalet in Warden Bay Road, Leysdown. The fire was in the roof space of the chalet and firefighters dealt with the fire and remained to damp down and make the...25/10/2017 10:1325/10/2017 11:072
Bluebell Hill road crashKent Fire and Rescue Service responded to a road crash on Bluebell Hill A229 southbound in the Maidstone direction. Firefighters used hydraulic rescue equipment to remove the roof of the car to...24/10/2017 07:1624/10/2017 08:363
Sheerness caravan fireFirefighters were called to Shellness Road, Sheerness shortly after 6.30am to reports of a static caravan that was alight. Crews wore breathing apparatus and used a hose reel jet to put the fire out....24/10/2017 06:3624/10/2017 07:352
Graveney workshop fire Kent Fire and Rescue Service attended a workshop fire in Seasalter Road, Graveney shortly after 11.30pm. Three fire engines were sent and crews wearing breathing apparatus, used hose reels and fog...23/10/2017 23:2624/10/2017 01:103
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