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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
UPDATE: Westwood industrial unit fire, MargateUpdate at 15:00 on 1 October: Fire crews remain on the site of a fire on the Westwood Industrial Estate in Enterprise Way, Margate. Smoke coming from the incident, which started on Saturday 15...15/09/2018 06:17 5
Domestic garage alight in Dartford Firefighters were called to Maple Road, Dartford to a fire in a domestic garage. Crews wearing breathing apparatus extinguished the fire using foam. A man with burns to his hand was tending to by...16/02/2019 11:23 2
House fire - SheernessKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire at a property on Nelson Avenue, Sheerness at 06:35am. Upon arrival crews faced smoke coming through the windows of the property. Crews wearing...30/06/2019 06:35 4
NotificationKent Fire and Rescue Service is flying its drone in the Maidstone area. For privacy queries contact us quoting reference 0225.02/07/2019 16:08 0
Barn fire in Eynsford near DartfordLATEST: 9:30PM Firefighters have made good progress in tackling the fire. The operations have been reduced to three fire engines. Crews remaining at the site are turning over and damping any...09/07/2019 17:35 5
Hadlow road crashKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to Hadlow Road, Tonbridge at 3.15pm to reports of a crash involving two vehicles. Three fire engines, Kent Police, South East Coast Ambulance Service and...21/07/2019 15:15 3
Large quantity of trees and shrubbery alight in Swanley QuarryKent Fire and Rescue Service's (KFRS) Emergency Control Centre received a 999 call at around 9.30pm, after a woman living near Hockenden Lane, reported seeing black smoke. Three KFRS fire...22/07/2019 21:20 4
Lorry fire - M20 J8 London-boundUpdate 3.20pm - Firefighters are still at the scene and are currently carrying out salvage work. A Red Cross Vehicle is also in attendance. Fire crews used two hose reels to extinguish a fire in...16/11/2014 05:3016/11/2014 07:102
Margate bedroom fireFirefighters wearing breathing apparatus used a hose reel and positive pressure ventilation fan to tackle the blaze in a ground floor bedroom of a two-storey property. There are no reports of any...16/11/2014 11:2516/11/2014 12:152
Log burner sparks fire in SouthboroughFire crews in breathing apparatus used a hose reel to extinguish a fire in a living room. It is believed to have started by radiated heat from a log burning stove, which ignited timber stored around...16/11/2014 15:3016/11/2014 16:102
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