Outbuilding fire in Paddock Wood
Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of an outbuilding alight on Queen Street in Paddock Wood. Three fire engines were in attendance and firefighters arrived to a small outbuilding, a motor vehicle and an area of grassland alight. Crews wearing breathing apparatus used hose reel jets, flexi-packs and beaters to extinguish the flames, before damping down any remaining hot spots. No casualties were reported and the cause is not yet known.