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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
Water rescue from Great Stour River near CanterburyKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to the Great Stour River near Canterbury to reports three children and two male adults had fallen from a canoe and were stranded on an island in the middle of...07/07/2019 18:3407/07/2019 19:272
Bin fire in Margate apartment block Kent Fire and Rescue Service sent a large response to a high rise tower block when it was called to a fire at Invicta House on Millmead Road, Margate. Fire crews arrived to find smoke logging on all...07/07/2019 11:1207/07/2019 11:394
Roof fire in Chatham propertyLATEST: 11:15 Sunday 7 July The fire is now out and an investigation into the blaze will take place to determine cause. UPDATE: 10:30 Sunday 7 July Firefighters continue to tackle the fire in...07/07/2019 08:5507/07/2019 11:144
Fire in basement flat in FolkestoneKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire in a basement flat of a four story building in Guildhalll Street, Folkestone. The flat was unoccupied at the time of the fire. Firefighters entered...06/07/2019 14:3306/07/2019 15:292
Man rescued from heavily smoke logged flat in RamsgateKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to King Street in Ramsgate to reports of smoke seen coming from a flat. Two fire engines attended and crews wearing breathing apparatus entered the home and...04/07/2019 19:1704/07/2019 19:342
Woman treated for smoke inhalation after flat fire near AshfordKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a flat Bybrook Road in Kennington, near Ashford, to reports of a cooker alight. Two fire engines attended and crews wearing breathing apparatus used a hose...04/07/2019 18:0604/07/2019 19:082
Five people taken to hospital after caravan fire near MaidstoneKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to Chegworth Road in Harrietsham, near Maidstone, to reports of a caravan alight. Four fire engines attended and crews put the fire out using hose reel jets....03/07/2019 23:4104/07/2019 01:584
Crews extinguish fire on hospital site in Ashford Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a fire in a building on the site of William Harvey Hospital in Kennington Road, Willesborough near Ashford. Five fire engines and height vehicle attended,...03/07/2019 18:5003/07/2019 21:265
Sheds destroyed by fire in RochesterKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of sheds and fencing alight in Bingham Road, Rochester. Three fire engines attended and crews put the fire out using a hose reel jet. Two sheds were...03/07/2019 17:1003/07/2019 17:523
NotificationKent Fire and Rescue Service is flying its drone in the Rochester area. For privacy queries contact us quoting reference 0328.03/07/2019 10:4003/07/2019 12:250
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