Fire in Gillingham kitchen

24 Incident Monday 24 January 2022 20:03

Monday 24 January 2022 20:57
Fire engines: 4
Equipment: Firefighting - High-pressure hose reel jet, Firefighting - Positive pressure ventilation fan, PPE - Breathing apparatus
Special support vehicles: Height vehicle


Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a kitchen fire within a flat on Blake Avenue in Gillingham. Four fire engines were sent to the scene, and crews wearing breathing apparatus worked to extinguish the blaze before clearing the property of smoke with a high pressure fan.

No casualties were reported and the exact cause has not been established.