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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
Car fire on A2 near DoverKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a car alight on the A2 coast-bound, near Dover.   Two fire engines attended and a crew wearing breathing apparatus used hose reel jets to...14/10/2020 13:4814/10/2020 14:282
Skip fire in Lower Stoke, Rochester Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a skip alight in High Street, Lower Stoke, Rochester. Two fire engines attended and crews extinguished the flames using hose reel jets....13/10/2020 22:2413/10/2020 22:452
Car crash in HildenboroughKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a car crash on Mill Lane, Hildenborough. Crews used hydraulic rescue equipment to gain access to the vehicle. One male casualty was left in the care of the...12/10/2020 19:5912/10/2020 20:302
Lorry fire on M20 near MaidstoneKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a lorry alight on the coast-bound carriageway of the M20, in-between junction 7 for Detling and junction 8 for Hollingbourne, near Maidstone....12/10/2020 13:1412/10/2020 15:083
Car fire on A229 Blue Bell Hill, near MaidstoneKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a car alight on the A229 Blue Bell Hill, in-between Chatham and Maidstone, on the Maidstone-bound carriageway. Two fire engines attended and...12/10/2020 10:2212/10/2020 10:382
Fire in flat in GillinghamKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire in a flat on High Street, Gillingham. Crews wearing breathing apparatus tackled the fire with hose reel jets. The cause is not yet known.11/10/2020 17:4511/10/2020 18:444
Update: Gas leak in Aylesham, near CanterburyUpdate: 16.30, 14 October SGN engineers have now finished repair work at the scene of a gas leak in Ratling Road, Aylesham, near Canterbury. The earlier advice to close windows and doors has...10/10/2020 22:0111/10/2020 11:372
Update: Property fire in TonbridgeUpdate: Firefighters have left the scene of a fire on Barden Road in Tonbridge, and previous advice to close windows and doors due to smoke has been lifted. Five fire engines were in...11/10/2020 07:0811/10/2020 09:205
Car fire on M2, near Harbledown, CanterburyKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a car alight on the M2, near Harbledown, Canterbury. Two fire engines attended the incident on the London-bound carriageway and crews wearing breathing...09/10/2020 13:1709/10/2020 13:362
Update: Fuel spill in AshfordUpdate: 5:15pm Firefighters have left the scene of a fuel spill on Ashford Road, Hamstreet, in Ashford. Drivers are no longer being advised to avoid the area....08/10/2020 12:1208/10/2020 13:071
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