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.
|Car fire in Twydall near Gillingham||Three people have been passed to the care of paramedics following a car fire in Beechings Way, Twydall, near Gillingham.
After extinguishing the flames using a high-pressure hose, firefighters...||10/09/2020 20:50||10/09/2020 21:47||2
|Notification||Kent Fire and Rescue Service is flying its drone in the St Mary's Island area of Chatham. For privacy enquiries contact us quoting reference number 1047.||10/09/2020 15:30||10/09/2020 20:16||0
|Update: Building fire near Chatham||Update: 10pm
Fire crews have completed firefighting operations at this incident, however a watching brief for any hot spots is being maintained overnight.
The building has been significantly...||10/09/2020 13:33||10/09/2020 20:16||10
|Out-of-control bonfire in Hawkhurst, near Cranbrook||Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of large amounts of smoke in Slip Mill Lane, in Hawkhurst, near Cranbrook.
Three fire engines were sent to the scene and crews used hose reel...||10/09/2020 02:24||10/09/2020 02:57||3
|Bin store fire in Chatham||Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a bin store alight in Hopewell Drive, Chatham.
Two fire engines attended and crews used hose reel jets to extinguish the flames.
No...||09/09/2020 05:56||09/09/2020 07:00||2
|Sinking boat in Sandwich||Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a sinking motor boat on the River Stour in Richborough, Sandwich.
Three fire engines attended, as well as the Water Safety Unit, and crews...||09/09/2020 00:06||09/09/2020 04:07||3
|Notification||Kent Fire and Rescue Service is flying its drone in the Maidstone area. For privacy queries contact us quoting reference 0703||07/09/2020 02:40||07/09/2020 03:25||0
|Woman rescued after two-vehicle crash - Deal||A woman's been rescued from the wreckage of a car after it was in collision with a van in Mill Road, Deal.
Firefighters worked closely with paramedics to effect safe removal of the casualty to...||06/09/2020 20:35||06/09/2020 20:57||2
|Bin fire at Sittingbourne school||Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a fire at a school in South Avenue, Sittingbourne.
Two fire engines attended and crews wearing breathing apparatus used hose reel jets to...||06/09/2020 16:00||06/09/2020 17:41||2
|Notification ||Kent Fire and Rescue Service is flying its drone in the area of Hoo, near Rochester. For privacy queries contact us quoting reference 291.||05/09/2020 12:45||05/09/2020 13:10||0