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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
Roof fire in Lynsted near SittingbourneKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire in the roof of a property in Lynsted Lane, Lynsted near Sittingbourne. On arrival crews were faced with a well developed fire in the roof of a...12/04/2019 15:5512/04/2019 17:296
100 tonnes of hay on fire near RochesterKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire involving approximately 100 tonnes of baled hay in New Court Road, Burham, near Rochester. One fire engine was sent to the scene and the fire was...12/04/2019 14:0212/04/2019 19:381
Crews rescue calf from river near Maidstone Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to South Street in Barming, near Maidstone, to rescue a calf stuck in a river. The animal rescue unit and a boat was sent to the scene. Crews managed to reach...11/04/2019 15:4611/04/2019 18:060
Kitchen fire in commercial propertyKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to The Street, Worth near Deal to reports of a kitchen fire in a commercial property. Two fire engines attended and crews wearing breathing apparatus used...11/04/2019 11:5411/04/2019 12:142
Fire in Ashford propertyKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire on the ground floor of a Grade II listed property on Hornash Lane, Shadoxhurst near Ashford. Two fire engines attended and crews wearing...11/04/2019 09:4911/04/2019 10:362
Man cut free from car following crash near FolkestoneKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a two vehicle crash on the A20 near Newington, Folkestone. Two fire engines attended and crews used hydraulic cutting equipment to remove a car door and...11/04/2019 05:4911/04/2019 06:202
Quick thinking teenager praised by firefightersKent Fire and Rescue Service responded to reports of smoke coming from a washing machine in Beechwood Drive, Meopham at around 9am. Crews praised the action of a teenage boy, who did exactly the...10/04/2019 08:5710/04/2019 09:523
Fire in Charing propertyKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire in a property on Canterbury Road in Charing, near Ashford. Four fire engines attended and crews used two hose reel jets and two covering jets to put...09/04/2019 14:1409/04/2019 15:404
Woman treated for smoke inhalation following a garage fire in Canterbury Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire in the garage of a property in Stonerock Close, Sturry. The initial call related to a propane gas cylinder alight in the garage; this fire then...08/04/2019 11:3008/04/2019 14:014
NotificationKFRS has launched its unmanned aerial vehicle (drone) in the Stockland Green Road area of Tunbridge Wells. For privacy concerns please contact us quoting reference number 536.06/04/2019 20:5607/04/2019 00:380
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