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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, South East Coast Ambulance Service and the Martime and Coastguard Agency 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.

Incident
House fire - Sittingbourne
Incident details
Update 2pm The roof of the bungalow was severely damaged by fire and the rest of the property by heat and smoke. Three dogs and a cat were rescued by firefighters and crews remained at the scene until just before 2pm, cutting away and extinguishing hot spots. 
 
Approximately 15 firefighters are at the scene of a bungalow fire in Sittingbourne this morning. Crews in breathing apparatus have been tackling the fire in the roof space using three hoses. Three dogs and a cat have been rescued from the property. One dog received oxygen therapy at the scene from firefighters and all three dogs have been taken to a local vet. 
 
Crews are now cutting away the flat roof and removing roof tiles to check for hot spots.
Start date and time
25/11/2014 10:45
Stop date and time
25/11/2014 12:50
Ufton Lane
Sittingbourne
Kent
ME10
United Kingdom
Number of fire engines
3
Equipment
Hose reel jet,Breathing apparatus,Small tools,Thermal imaging camera,First aid kit
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