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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
Update: Warehouse fire in Wrotham near Sevenoaks - residents advised to close windows and doors
Incident details
Update at 22:00 
 
One fire engine and a bulk water carrier remain at the scene of a warehouse fire in White Hill in Wrotham, near Sevenoaks. Crews are damping down remaining hot spots and will maintain a watching brief overnight. 
 
The earlier advice for nearby residents to close windows and doors has now been lifted. 
 
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Update at 19:00 
 
The fire in White Hill in Wrotham, near Sevenoaks, has been scaled down to three fire engines and a bulk water carrier. Crews tackling the fire are making good progress, however the earlier advice for nearby residents to close windows and doors remains in place due to smoke in the area. 
 
There are currently no reported casualties. 
 
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Kent Fire and Rescue Service is responding to a fire in a warehouse in White Hill, Wrotham, near Sevenoaks. Eight fire engines are in attendance, and crews wearing breathing apparatus are attacking the blaze using hose reel jets. 
 
People in the surrounding area are advised to close windows and doors due to smoke. Please share this advice with any friends, family or neighbours in the affected area, who may not have access to the internet or social media. 
Start date and time
06/02/2021 13:44
Stop date and time
07/02/2021 09:44
Location of incident
White Hill, Wrotham, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15
Number of fire engines
8
Equipment
  • Firefighting - Main jet (hose)
  • Firefighting - High-pressure hose reel jet
  • Firefighting - Compressed air foam system (CAFs)
  • PPE - Breathing apparatus
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