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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
Six-vehicle crash - Dartford
Incident details
Firefighters used hydraulic rescue equipment to make the scene safe and assist paramedics with release of a woman following a six-vehicle crash on the A2/A282 coastbound in Dartford.
Start date and time
16/10/2020 23:43
Stop date and time
17/10/2020 00:36
Location of incident
A2 coastbound junction with A282
Number of fire engines
2
Equipment
  • Rescue - Jaws of life/hyrdraulic spreaders/rams/cutting tools
  • Rescue - Vehicle stabilisation blocks (*)
  • chocks and braces (*)
  • (*) - Answer no longer available
Partner agencies
  • Kent Police
  • South East Coast Ambulance Service (SECAmb)
  • Highways England traffic officers
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