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.
|Barn fire Kingsdown||KFRS crews are attending a barn fire on a farm in Kingsdown, Sittingbourne
Crews are making good progress on the fire. Initially nearby residents and workers had to be evacuated.
Initially six...||04/09/2016 08:57||04/09/2016 14:05||6
|Dartford church hall fire||Four KFRS crews have been fighting a fire in a church hall in Watling Street, Dartford, overnight. The fire was in the single storey church hall that is approximately 10m x15m in size. The building...||08/09/2016 23:57||09/09/2016 03:31||6
|Large fire in shop - Rainham||UPDATE 06:30
Fire extinguished by 1am. Fifty per cent of the ground floor destroyed by fire, the rest suffering severe smoke damage. Smoke damage also affecting first floor flat and neighbouring...||13/09/2016 22:40||14/09/2016 00:59||6
|Margate flat fire||Emergency services were called to a fire at a second-floor flat of a high-rise building in Millmead Road, Margate. Six fire engines attended the scene and the second floor of the building was...||18/09/2016 19:00||18/09/2016 20:23||6
|Grass and undergrowth alight in Grain||UPDATE: 5pm
Fire crews are damping down at the scene of a fire involving a large area of grass and undergrowth on the Isle of Grain. The incident will shortly be reduced to three fire engines....||23/09/2016 13:32||23/09/2016 16:48||6
|30 firefighters tackle warehouse blaze in Dartford||UPDATE 6.20pm
Fire crews have remained at the scene of an industrial unit fire in Powder Mill Lane, Dartford throughout the day, finally leaving just before 4.30pm.
KFRS' specialist technical...||25/09/2016 00:31||25/09/2016 15:41||6
|M20 bridge collapse ||Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a footbridge collapse over the M20 between junctions 4 and 3. On arrival crews administered first aid to a male motorcyclist who was removed to hospital by...||27/08/2016 12:07||27/08/2016 14:55||5
|Fire crews fighting blaze in disused hospital building in Minster, Sheppey||UPDATE 10.15pm
Firefighters have extinguished a blaze in a derelict building measuring approximately 20m x 30m, used as a former hospital.
Half of the ground floor, half of the first floor and...||12/08/2016 19:26||12/08/2016 22:13||5
|Fire crews respond to car fire in Dartford Tunnel||Kent Fire and Rescue Service along with colleagues from Essex Fire and Rescue Service, responded to a car fire in the Dartford Tunnel just before 1pm. The tunnel’s automatic fire safety suppression...||02/07/2016 12:51||02/07/2016 13:36||5
|Derelict barn fire in Otford||UPDATE 5.40pm
Firefighters are still at the scene of a barn fire in Otford and have been making steady progress using a light portable pump and main jet to damp down.
UPDATE 21 July...||20/07/2016 19:50|| ||5