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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
Notification KFRS has launched its drone in Gravesend. For privacy concerns contact us quoting incident reference 375.05/10/2018 13:1205/10/2018 14:040
NotificationKent Fire and Rescue Service launched its drone in the area of Sandpit Road, Dartford. For privacy enquiries contact us quoting reference 368.05/10/2018 11:1505/10/2018 12:150
Man freed from crashed car in DoverFirefighters were called to a crash on the coast-bound carriageway of the A20 at Dover involving two cars. Crews used hydraulic rescue equipment to help free a casualty who was trapped inside one of...04/10/2018 17:2804/10/2018 18:243
Gillingham flat fireFirefighters were called to a kitchen fire at a flat at a three-storey property in Britton Street, Gillingham. Crews wearing breathing apparatus entered the smoke-logged flat and extinguished the...03/10/2018 18:0103/10/2018 20:002
Northfleet chimney fireFirefighters were called to a chimney fire at a house in Railway Street, Northfleet. Crews tackled the fire in the chimney from the hearth using chimney gear, and from the roof of the premises with a...03/10/2018 17:2803/10/2018 20:592
Tumble dryer fire in Chatham homeKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire involving a tumble dryer in Swallow Rise, Chatham. The occupants did the right thing by turning off the tumble dryer when they discovered the smoke....03/10/2018 11:3503/10/2018 11:512
Kitchen fire in HalsteadFirefighters were called to a fire in the ground floor kitchen of a two-storey detached house in Stonehouse Lane, Halstead. Crews wearing breathing apparatus entered the smoke-logged property and...02/10/2018 16:3302/10/2018 17:502
Tug boat fire in ChathamFirefighters are dealing with a fire in a storage compartment of a tug boat in dry docks at Chatham Docks. Fire used a themal imaging camera to identify the seat of fire within a contained...01/10/2018 13:4101/10/2018 17:244
Derelict building fire in MardenFirefighters were called to a fire at a derelict building in Hunton Road, Marden. Three fire engines were sent to the scene. The building was completely destroyed by fire and farm machinery was used...01/10/2018 12:1001/10/2018 13:243
Derelict building fire in SwanleyFirefighters attended a fire in the roof space of a derelict building in Hilda May Avenue, Swanley. Crews wearing breathing apparatus used a hose reel jet and a main jet to extinguish the fire ....01/10/2018 11:4901/10/2018 13:103
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