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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 timeNumber of fire engines
Fire on Dartford HeathKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire at Dartford Heath, where approximately 200m of heathland was alight. Five fire engines, an all-terrain vehicle and a drone were in attendance....23/07/2020 17:4623/07/2020 20:285
House fire in DoverUpdate 15.50: Following a fire in Primrose Hill, Dover, a woman has sadly died after being taken to hospital. The cause is under investigation but is not believed to be...23/07/2020 10:3824/07/2020 01:204
Fire on Dartford Heath Kent Fire and Rescue Service is responding to a fire at Dartford Heath, where approximately 300 square metres of heathland is alight. Six fire engines and an all-terrain vehicle are in attendance....22/07/2020 15:4822/07/2020 18:536
Fire in flat in AyleshamKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire in a flat on Drift Road, Aylesham. Crews wearing breathing apparatus used a dry powder extinguisher and hose reel jet to put out the fire. There were...21/07/2020 19:2521/07/2020 20:012
Crash involving over turned flatbed van in DetlingKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a crash involving a flatbed van on the A249, Detling. Crews used hydraulic cutting and spreading equipment to create enough space for a casualty inside the...21/07/2020 18:4621/07/2020 20:093
Fire at derelict building in WrothamKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to fire at a derelict building in St George's Court, Wrotham. Four fire engines and a height vehicle were sent to the scene and crews wearing breathing...21/07/2020 02:3021/07/2020 05:234
Outbuildings alight in RochesterKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to two outbuildings alight in Burrows Lane, Rochester. Three fire engines attended and crews used hose reel jets to extinguish the fire. No casualties...20/07/2020 23:5221/07/2020 01:493
Outbuilding fire in Westgate-on-SeaKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to an outbuilding well alight in Westbury Road, Westgate-on-Sea. Four fire engines attended and crews wearing breathing apparatus extinguished the fire. One...19/07/2020 21:0819/07/2020 22:084
House fire in SissinghurstKent Fire and Rescue Service is currently at the scene of a fire in a property on London Lane, Sissinghurst. Upon arrival, crews were faced with a fully developed house fire. Crews wearing breathing...18/07/2020 16:3619/07/2020 06:276
Fire in food outlet in Herne BayKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire in a commercial food outlet on Reculver Road, Herne Bay. Crews wearing breathing apparatus used a hose reel jet and fog spike to push out the fire. 17/07/2020 19:1017/07/2020 20:013
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