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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 crews responding to floodingKent Fire and Rescue Service (KFRS) is receiving calls to flooding from areas including Ashford, Maidstone and Tonbridge. Crews are also supporting East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service in...20/12/2019 06:44 0
UPDATED 8PM: Weather-related incidents - across Kent and MedwayThis post will provide a summary of all incidents attended by Kent Fire and Rescue Service during Storm Ciara. The list will be updated throughout the day. 8PM UPDATE: 6.49pm - Sychem Place,...09/02/2020 08:30 0
Weather related incidents in Kent and MedwayThis post will provide a summary of notable incidents attended by Kent Fire and Rescue Service during Storm Dennis. The list will be updated when necessary. 16 February 09:19am – Crews...15/02/2020 17:29 0
NotificationKent Fire and Rescue Service is flying its drone in the Tilmanstone area of Deal. For privacy queries please contact us quoting 270. 04/03/2020 14:41 0
Lorry fire - M20 J8 London-boundUpdate 3.20pm - Firefighters are still at the scene and are currently carrying out salvage work. A Red Cross Vehicle is also in attendance. Fire crews used two hose reels to extinguish a fire in...16/11/2014 05:3016/11/2014 07:102
Margate bedroom fireFirefighters wearing breathing apparatus used a hose reel and positive pressure ventilation fan to tackle the blaze in a ground floor bedroom of a two-storey property. There are no reports of any...16/11/2014 11:2516/11/2014 12:152
Log burner sparks fire in SouthboroughFire crews in breathing apparatus used a hose reel to extinguish a fire in a living room. It is believed to have started by radiated heat from a log burning stove, which ignited timber stored around...16/11/2014 15:3016/11/2014 16:102
Car fire - M26 London-boundFire crews dealt with a car that was alight on the M26 London-bound this evening. Kent Police and the Highways Agency were also in attendance for traffic control.16/11/2014 17:4516/11/2014 18:202
Crews provide first aid to motorists - AldingtonFirefighters were called to reports that two people were trapped in a car in a ditch in marshland this evening. Both people were out of the vehicle when crews arrived but KFRS administered first aid...16/11/2014 19:1016/11/2014 19:250
Road crash rescue - Hildenborough near Crews used hydraulic rescue equipment to free a man, believed to be about 18 years old from his car after it left the roadway and went into a ditch.17/11/2014 11:0017/11/2014 11:352
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