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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.

IncidentIncident detailsStart date and timeStop date and timeLocation of incidentNumber of fire engines
Person rescued from two-vehicle crash near MaidstoneKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a crash involving two vehicles between Junction 7 and Junction 8 of the M20, near Maidstone. Three fire engines were sent to the scene, and crews used...12/03/2021 08:1312/03/2021 09:05Maidstone3
One person rescued following single-vehicle crash - Otterden near FavershamKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a single-vehicle crash in Otterden Road, Otterden, near Faversham. Three fire engines were sent to the incident, and crews used hydraulic cutting...11/03/2021 19:5711/03/2021 21:44Otterden Road, Otterden near Faversham3
One person rescued following single-vehicle crash - Harbledown near CanterburyKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a single-vehicle crash by the Boughton Bypass in Upper Harbledown, Canterbury. Three fire engines were sent to the incident, and crews used hydraulic...11/03/2021 15:3511/03/2021 16:49Boughton Bypass, Upper Harbledown, Canterbury3
Roof fire - Petham near CanterburySix fire engines and around 30 firefighters were sent to reports of the roof of a property alight in Stone Street, Petham, near Canterbury. Crews wearing breathing apparatus tackled the fire using...06/03/2021 17:5006/03/2021 20:41Stone Street, Petham, near Canterbury6
Bin store fire in FolkestoneKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a wooden bin store alight in Romney Avenue, Folkestone. Two fire engines attended and firefighters wore breathing apparatus while using hose...05/03/2021 02:1305/03/2021 02:45Romney Avenue, Folkestone2
Commercial building fire in WrothamKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of a building fire at a commercial premises in London Road, Wrotham. Four fire engines and a bulk water carrier were sent to the scene and crews...04/03/2021 21:1004/03/2021 23:02London Road, Wrotham4
NotificationKent Fire and Rescue Service is flying its drone in the Dartford area. For privacy queries contact us quoting reference number 257.04/03/2021 12:2804/03/2021 15:47Dartford0
Industrial waste fire in RochesterKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to an industrial premises in Clipper Close, on Medway City Estate, Rochester, after a large amount of waste caught alight. Seven fire engines and a height...03/03/2021 02:5603/03/2021 05:15Clipper Close, Medway City Estate7
NotificationKent Fire and Rescue Service is flying its drone in the Dartford area. For privacy queries contact us quoting reference 0066. 01/03/2021 23:0002/03/2021 01:08Dartford 0
Two rescued from mud in SheernessKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to reports of two people stuck in mud off Jetty Road in Warden, Sheerness. Three fire engines and the water safety unit attended. Working with other...28/02/2021 13:4528/02/2021 15:46Jetty Road in Warden, Sheerness3
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