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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
Electrical fire in Lydd
Incident details
Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of an electrical fire at a home in Dennes Lane, in Lydd, Romney Marsh. 
 
Four fire engines, a height vehicle and a bulk water carrier were sent to the property. Crews wearing breathing apparatus used hose reel jets and a fog spike to extinguish the blaze. 
 
One person was given first aid for smoke inhalation. 
 
The cause is believed to be accidental.
Start date and time
27/08/2020 23:22
Stop date and time
28/08/2020 03:32
Number of fire engines
4
Equipment
  • Firefighting - High-pressure hose reel jet
  • Firefighting - Fog spike
  • PPE - Breathing apparatus
Special and Support vehicles
  • Height vehicle
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