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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
Outbuildings alight in RochesterKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to two outbuildings alight in Burrows Lane, Rochester. Three fire engines attended and crews used hose reel jets to extinguish the fire. No casualties...20/07/2020 23:5221/07/2020 01:493
Outbuilding fire in Westgate-on-SeaKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to an outbuilding well alight in Westbury Road, Westgate-on-Sea. Four fire engines attended and crews wearing breathing apparatus extinguished the fire. One...19/07/2020 21:0819/07/2020 22:084
House fire in SissinghurstKent Fire and Rescue Service is currently at the scene of a fire in a property on London Lane, Sissinghurst. Upon arrival, crews were faced with a fully developed house fire. Crews wearing breathing...18/07/2020 16:3619/07/2020 06:276
Fire in food outlet in Herne BayKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire in a commercial food outlet on Reculver Road, Herne Bay. Crews wearing breathing apparatus used a hose reel jet and fog spike to push out the fire. 17/07/2020 19:1017/07/2020 20:013
Bonfire spreads to shed and fence in CranbrookKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to an out control bonfire which had spread to a small shed and fence in Frythe Way, Cranbrook. Two fire engines attended and crews used main jets to...16/07/2020 20:3016/07/2020 20:542
Electrical fire in RainhamKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a fire at a commercial property in Motney Hill Road, Rainham. Four fire engines and a Technical Rescue team were sent to the scene....16/07/2020 11:2316/07/2020 14:114
Iwade residents advised to close winsows and doors due to smokeUpdate: Firefighting work is complete at the scene of a fire in Raspberry Hill Lane, Iwade, near Sittingbourne. Four fire engines attended and crews used hose reels and a light portable pump...16/07/2020 02:1616/07/2020 10:084
Shed fire in DoverKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire involving a large shed on the property of a home in Stonehall Road, Lydden near Dover. On arrival crews found a large shed well alight; using a hose...12/07/2020 12:5112/07/2020 13:153
Fire in boiler room of Folkestone hotelKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire at a hotel in Marine Parade, Folkestone. Due to the fire being located on the 13th floor of the building; eight fire engines were sent to the...11/07/2020 19:0211/07/2020 20:448
NotificationKent Fire and Rescue Service is flying its drone in Gravesend. For privacy queries contact us quoting ref. 816. 09/07/2020 11:2209/07/2020 11:500
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