Kent Fire & Rescue Service
Navigate
Home > News > Incidents

Incidents

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
Man rescued following two-vehicle crash - Hadlow near Tonbridge
Incident details
A male casualty was cut free by firefighters using hydraulic rescue equipment following crash involving two cars on Tonbridge Road in Hadlow, near Tonbridge. 
 
Crews stabilised the vehicle before creating space for paramedics to treat the casualty, who was then released and transported to hospital by ambulance for further treatment.
Start date and time
04/02/2015 19:03
Stop date and time
04/02/2015 20:13
Number of fire engines
2
Equipment
  • Hydraulic rescue equipment (*)
  • Vehicle stabilisation blocks (*)
  • (*) - Answer no longer available
Partner agencies
  • Kent Police
  • South East Coast Ambulance Service (SECAmb)
Connect with us
  • Facebook icon
  • Twitter icon
  • YouTube icon
  • Flickr icon
  • GovDelivery icon
  • Instagram icon
  • Facebook icon
  • Twitter icon
  • YouTube icon
  • Flickr icon
  • GovDelivery icon
  • Instagram icon