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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
Fire in an industrial unit in IwadeFirefighters are in attendance at a fire involving a dryer machine in the ground floor of a large industrial unit at Ridham Dock, Iwade. Crews in breathing apparatus used a thermal imaging camera to...18/05/2016 13:20 6
Fire crews tackle fire involving cylinders in NorthfleetKent Fire and Rescue Service received a number of calls to reports of a fire in a garage in Rembrandt Drive, Northfleet at 11.14pm. Two fire engines were initially sent to the property, arriving...25/05/2016 23:14 2
Maidstone industrial unit fire8am update KFRS firefighters are still at the incident. They are using a height vehicle to cut away panelling from the building to expose and prevent any further fire spread. They have used...14/06/2016 03:18 8
Crews assist with flooded properties in RamsgateFirefighters are attending some flooded properties in Harbour Street, Ramsgate and are helping to pump water from several buildings.25/06/2016 17:36 3
Industrial greenhouse fire Romney MarshKFRS crews were called to an industrial greenhouse alight on Cockreed Lane New Romney. Firefighters used compressed air foam, a hose reel and main jet and breathing apparatus to tackle the fire in...09/07/2016 00:00 4
Gas Leak - MargateKent Fire and Rescue Service crews are currently at the scene of a gas leak on Nash lane, Margate. Nearby residents have been evacuated from their properties as a precaution as well as Nash Lane,...16/07/2016 15:34 4
Microlight aircraft crash - EdenbridgeKent Fire and Rescue Service has been called to a microlight aircraft that had crashed into and had become stuck in an oak tree approximately 15 feet above the ground in a field near Lingfield Road,...16/07/2016 15:16 4
Flat fire in ChathamFirefighters were called to a fire at a flat in Wealden Court, Chatham. Crews wearing breathing apparatus are using a hose reel jet, a covering jet and a positive pressure ventilation fan to tackle...08/07/2016 12:33 2
Bungalow fire RamsgateKFRS crews were called to a fire in two semi detached bungalows in Derwent Road Ramsgate The fire was located in the roof space. Crews used breathing apparatus, two hose reel jets and a main jet to...08/07/2016 21:48 3
NotificationKFRS has launched its unmanned aerial vehicle in the area of Elmley Nature Reserve, Sheerness. If you have privacy concerns, contact us quoting incident 1735. 20/07/2016 16:30 0
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