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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
Furniture shop fire in FarninghamLATEST: 7:30am One fire engine remains at the scene of a fire at a furniture store in the High Street, Farningham. Although the fire was contained to an area of the single storey shop the building...06/11/2019 02:2606/11/2019 10:058
Industrial building fire - Swanscombe07:47 am Kent Fire and Rescue Service are currently at the scene of a large fire in an industrial building on Manor Way, Swanscombe. Due to large amounts of smoke in the area, local residents...16/11/2019 06:5316/11/2019 12:428
Update: Outdoor fire in DartfordUpdate: 6:45pm Firefighters are making steady progress in extinguishing a large outdoor fire involving a number of caravans on Birchwood Road in Dartford. Three fire engines remain at the scene...16/01/2020 15:4316/01/2020 19:048
Update: Domestic property fire in FolkestoneUpdate at 10:25am on 31/12/19 Four fire engines remain at the scene of fire involving three houses in Wear Bay Crescent, Folkestone. The properties have partially collapsed and crews are working...30/12/2019 13:3101/01/2020 15:298
Firefighters tackle large derelict building fire in Gillingham8AM UPADATE: Crews maintained a watching brief until just before 5am. Prior to this they were using a main jet and a hose reel jet to extinguish the fire. A thermal imaging camera helped the...25/10/2015 17:0126/10/2015 04:498
Large crop field fire - EdenbridgeKent Fire and Rescue Service was at the scene of a large crop field fire in Pootings Road, Crockham Hill near Edenbridge. Crews used hose reel jets, flexi-packs and beaters to tackle the standing...07/08/2015 14:2607/08/2015 17:458
Large fire at Northfleet industrial unitUPDATE at 2pm Attendance at this incident has been scaled down to two fire engines and a height vehicle is being used as a monitor while crews damp down remaining hotspots. UPDATE at...09/01/2016 04:1710/01/2016 13:208
Barn fire Hinxhill, AshfordKent Fire and Rescue Service is dealing with a fire in the roof of an agricultural building in Hinkxhill,(north east of Ashford). The single storey building, which measures approximately 30m x 50m is...01/02/2016 03:31 8
Agricultural units fire in Hinxhill (Ashford)Kent Fire and Rescue Service is dealing with a fire in the roof of an agricultural building in Hinkxhill,(north east of Ashford). The single storey building, (measures approximately 30m x 50m) is...01/02/2016 03:31 8
Agricultural building fire in Hinxhill, AshfordUPDATE 7:40am KFRS is still at the scene of a barn fire in Hinxhill. At the height of the fire around 50 firefighters were battling the blaze. Eight fire engines, a height vehicle and other...29/02/2016 03:3129/02/2016 12:188
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