Kent Fire & Rescue Service
Navigate
Home > News > Incidents
Incidents

Incidents

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.

Incident
Two-car crash - Tunbridge Wells
Incident details
Four people were rescued by firefighters after two vehicles collided on the A26 in Eridge Green, near Tunbridge Wells. 
 
Crews using hydraulic cutting equipment worked closely with paramedics to create space to treat the casualties before allowing them to be removed to waiting ambulances.
Start date and time
24/03/2019 03:23
Stop date and time
24/03/2019 04:48
Eridge
East Sussex
TN3
United Kingdom
Number of fire engines
3
Equipment
  • Rescue - Jaws of life/hyrdraulic spreaders/rams/cutting tools
  • Support - Lighting
Partner agencies
  • Kent Police
  • South East Coast Ambulance Service (SECAmb)
  • HEMS - Doctors/paramedics
Connect with us
  • Facebook icon
  • Twitter icon
  • YouTube icon
  • Flickr icon
  • GovDelivery icon
  • Instagram icon
  • Facebook icon
  • Twitter icon
  • YouTube icon
  • Flickr icon
  • GovDelivery icon
  • Instagram icon