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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.

Incident
Boat fire in Maidstone
Incident details
Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a small boat fire on the River Medway in Maidstone. Three fire engines were sent to the scene and crews used compressed air foam and hose reel jets to tackle the blaze. No casualties were reported and the cause is believed to be suspicious.
Start date and time
29/08/2019 23:38
Stop date and time
30/08/2019 00:09
Number of fire engines
3
Equipment
  • Firefighting - High-pressure hose reel jet
  • Firefighting - Compressed air foam system (CAFs)
Partner agencies
  • Kent Police
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