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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
Fire in flat - Sevenoaks
Incident details
Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a fire on Berwick Way in Sevenoaks. Two fire engines were sent to the scene, and crews arrived to smoke issuing from the ground floor of a three-storey domestic property. 
 
Crews wearing breathing apparatus used a hose reel jet, a covering jet, and water from a hydrant to extinguish the blaze, while a high-powered fan was used to clear smoke and fumes from the property. No casualties were reported and the cause of the fire has not been established.
Start date and time
16/10/2020 15:11
Stop date and time
16/10/2020 15:58
Location of incident
Berwick Way, Sevenoaks
Number of fire engines
2
Equipment
  • Firefighting - Main jet (hose)
  • Firefighting - High-pressure hose reel jet
  • Firefighting - Positive pressure ventilation fan
  • Water - hydrant supply
Partner agencies
  • South East Coast Ambulance Service (SECAmb)
  • Electrical safety engineer (UK Power Networks)
  • Gas safety engineer
  • KFRS Volunteer Response Team
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