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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
Single car crash - Herne Bay
Incident details
Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a crash involving a single car on Busheyfield Road, Herne Bay. Crews used cutters and spreaders to remove the door of the car to free the casualty. The casualty was left in the care of SECAmb.
Start date and time
24/07/2021 22:50
Stop date and time
24/07/2021 23:30
Location of incident
Herne Bay
Number of fire engines
2
Equipment
  • Firefighting - High-pressure hose reel jet
  • Rescue - Jaws of life/hyrdraulic spreaders/rams/cutting tools
  • Rescue - Vehicle stabilisation blocks (*)
  • chocks and braces (*)
  • Support - Lighting
  • (*) - Answer no longer available
Partner agencies
  • South East Coast Ambulance Service (SECAmb)
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