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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 at a business in Dartford
Incident details
Kent Fire and Rescue Service are currently at the scene of a fire at a business on Hawley Road, Dartford. At the height of the fire, six fire engines were in attendance where a number of timber buildings and building supplies were alight. 
 
Crews have used main jets, hose reels and compressed air foam to bring the fire under control. The number of fire engines has now been reduced to three. 
 
There have been no reported casualties. The cause is not known at this time.
Start date and time
03/05/2021 11:12
Stop date and time
03/05/2021 14:51
Location of incident
Hawley Road, Dartford
Number of fire engines
6
Equipment
  • Firefighting - Main jet (hose)
  • Firefighting - High-pressure hose reel jet
  • Firefighting - Compressed air foam system (CAFs)
Partner agencies
  • Kent Police
  • Electrical safety engineer (UK Power Networks)
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