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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.

Incident
Car fire on M2, near Sittingbourne
Incident details
Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a vehicle alight on the M2, in-between Sittingbourne and Faversham. 
 
Two fire engines attended the scene, which was on the London-bound carriageway, and crews wearing breathing apparatus used hose reel jets to extinguish the blaze. 
 
No casualties were reported. 
 
It’s believed the fire was caused accidentally.
Start date and time
25/08/2020 17:40
Stop date and time
25/08/2020 18:16
Number of fire engines
2
Equipment
  • Firefighting - High-pressure hose reel jet
  • PPE - Breathing apparatus
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