Kent Fire & Rescue Service
Navigate
Home > News > Incidents
Incidents

Incidents

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
Fire affecting commercial premises - Tunbridge WellsA team of firefighters wearing breathing apparatus has extinguished a blaze which started in a pile of rubbish behind a pair of commercial premises in Longfield Road, Tunbridge Wells. Crews used...04/07/2018 02:0604/07/2018 04:424
Update on fire in New Ash GreenUpdate: 8.25pm Firefighting operations are now complete. The earlier warn and inform message about the closure of windows and doors has been cancelled. Update: 5pm Four fire engines and a...03/07/2018 13:5703/07/2018 20:196
Barn alight near MaidstoneKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to an agricultural barn fire in Pye Corner, Ulcombe near Maidstone. Five fire engines and a bulk water carrier attended. Crews used two main jets, a hose reel...03/07/2018 01:3903/07/2018 04:595
Woman freed from car after crash in GravesendKent Fire and Rescue service was called to a crash involving one car in Dashwood Road, Gravesend. Crews used hydraulic cutting equipment to free one casualty who was passed into the care of SECAmb....02/07/2018 09:5102/07/2018 10:372
Road closure following lorry fireChurch Lane in East Peckham, Tonbridge is to be closed for an hour or so following a lorry fire. One fire engine attended and crews used a fog spike to extinguish the fire on the underside of the...02/07/2018 09:3402/07/2018 10:291
Fence fire spreads to trees and outbuilding in HartleyKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire involving a fence, which had spread to trees and a portable building in Ash Road, Ash near Hartley. There were no reported injuries and the cause...29/06/2018 16:1529/06/2018 17:152
Fire engulfs bushes in DarfordKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire involving bushes and trees in grassland between allotments and the railway line near King Edward Avenue in Dartford. Crews had difficulty gaining...29/06/2018 14:1929/06/2018 16:152
Waste fire spreads to shed and outbuilding in SittingbourneKent Fire and Rescue Service was called reports of a shed alight in School Lane, Iwade near Sittingbourne. A large pile of rubbish alight had spread to a nearby shed and an outbuilding. Four fire...29/06/2018 13:3429/06/2018 15:204
Out of control bonfire spreads to trees in Minster-on-Sea gardensFirefighters are urging home owners planning on having a bonfire in their garden to make sure they never leave them unattended. The request comes after Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a...28/06/2018 13:3828/06/2018 14:212
Man released after lorry crash on A229Firefighters helped to release a man who was trapped in the cab of a lorry after it collided with traffic lights at a roundabout at the junction of the A229, Blue Bell Hill, and the M2. The casualty...28/06/2018 09:1428/06/2018 09:422
Connect with us
  • Facebook icon
  • Twitter icon
  • YouTube icon
  • Flickr icon
  • GovDelivery icon
  • Instagram icon
  • Facebook icon
  • Twitter icon
  • YouTube icon
  • Flickr icon
  • GovDelivery icon
  • Instagram icon