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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.

IncidentIncident detailsStart date and timeStop date and timeLocation of incidentNumber of fire engines
Roof fire in AshfordKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a roof fire at a converted barn in Bethersden Road, Ashford. Three fire engines and a height vehicle were sent to the property and crews...11/07/2021 00:5511/07/2021 03:30Bethersden Road, Ashford3
Kitchen fire in FolkestoneKent Fire and Rescue Service is reminding the public to always keep cooking areas clean and clear following a kitchen fire in Folkestone. Three fire engines were sent to the incident on Surrenden...09/07/2021 20:2310/07/2021 21:43Folkestone3
NotificationKent Fire and Rescue Service is flying its drone in the Maidstone area. For privacy queries contact us quoting reference 832.09/07/2021 18:0009/07/2021 18:56Maidstone0
Crews called to assist Kent Police at River Medway, MaidstoneKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to assist Kent Police following concern for a man seen in the River Medway, in Maidstone. Two fire engines, the technical rescue unit and the water safety...09/07/2021 16:4209/07/2021 22:57Fairmeadow, Maidstone2
Roof fire in LongfieldKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a roof fire on Gresham Avenue in Hartley, Longfield. Three fire engines were sent to the scene, and the roof was well alight on arrival....08/07/2021 10:1808/07/2021 11:17Hartley3
Electrical fire in RochesterKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a garage fire at a house in City Way, Rochester. Eight fire engines were sent to the scene, where it’s believed a tumble dryer had caught...08/07/2021 01:0208/07/2021 04:27City Way, Rochester8
Tree fire in FavershamKent Fire and Rescue Service is reminding the public to take extra care with smoking materials following a tree fire in Faversham. Crews were called to the incident on Cobb Walk, and the large...07/07/2021 06:1807/07/2021 06:38Faversham1
NotificationKent Fire and Rescue Service is flying its drone in the Canterbury area. For privacy queries contact us quoting reference 07-0382. 05/07/2021 00:0505/07/2021 00:19Canterbury0
Property fire in SwanscombeKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire in a property on Irving Walk, Swanscombe. Crews wearing breathing apparatus used hose reel jets to tackle the fire. There were no reported...03/07/2021 23:0504/07/2021 00:59Irving Walk, Swanscombe3
Derelict building fire in Sutton ValenceUpdate: 04/07/21 21:30 A controlled building demolition has taken place and the final remaining hot spots have been extinguished. All firefighting activity has now been completed and crews have now...03/07/2021 12:2604/07/2021 21:09Sutton Valence Hill4
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