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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
Industrial warehouse fire in RochesterKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a large warehouse fire in Knight Road, Rochester. Residents living within 100 metres of the building were urged to keep their windows and doors closed as a...02/03/2018 16:1002/03/2018 17:304
Serious crash A2 London-boundKent Fire and Rescue Service responded with colleagues from Kent Police, South East Coast Ambulance Service and Highways England Traffic Officers, to a serious road crash involving two vehicles on...10/03/2018 22:5410/03/2018 23:114
M20 closed near Ashford after four-vehicle crashKent Fire and Rescue Service is attending a four-vehicle crash which has resulted in the closure of the M20 coast bound, between junctions 9 (Ashford) and 10. Two people are trapped in two separate...21/02/2018 08:0421/02/2018 08:554
Small fire on passenger train - Greenhithe near DartfordFire crews were called to Greenhithe train station near Dartford to reports of an electrical burning smell onboard a train which had stopped at the station. Working with National Rail and train...01/03/2018 17:0301/03/2018 17:504
House fire spreads to roof - Gravesend2030hrs update Firefighting operations were completed at 2003hrs. ++++++++++++++++++++++ KFRS was called to reports of black smoke issuing from a property in Norfolk Road, Gravesend. Upon...24/02/2018 17:4324/02/2018 20:034
RTC on A249KFRS crews have been called to an RTC on the A249 at Stockbury near the junction for Hucking. The RTC involves two vehicles. Firefighters have used cutting equipment to release casualties into the...30/09/2017 20:1430/09/2017 22:484
Whitstable derelict building fireKFRS crews have been fighting a fire at a derelict building and outhouse in Old Thanet Way, Chestfield, Whitstable. The property is around 25m by 25m and was well alight. Access was challenging and...03/10/2017 20:3003/10/2017 23:514
Building fire - Crockenhill2pm UPDATE The incident has been reduced to one fire engine. The crew is monitoring for hotspots and damping down. ------------------------------------------------------------- Kent Fire and...10/10/2017 00:12 4
Firefighters tackle out of control bonfire near AshfordKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a large fire involving an out of control bonfire at Bliby Business Centre in Mersham near Ashford. Fire control received a number of calls reporting of a...21/10/2017 14:1821/10/2017 17:004
A2 road crash - LyddenKent Fire and Rescue Service is responding to a road crash at section 12 of the A2 coastbound near Lydden (Dover). Both London-bound and coastbound carriageways of the A2 have been closed by Kent...25/10/2017 13:3925/10/2017 15:034
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