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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 timeNumber of fire engines
Agricultural building fire in TonbridgeKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to an agricultural building full of crops alight on Marle Place Road in Tonbridge. Three fire engines were sent to the scene and crews arrived to the single...03/09/2019 14:2803/09/2019 16:293
Outbuildings alight in FavershamKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to four outbuildings alight on Lees Court Road in Faversham. Two fire engines were sent to the scene and crews arrived to a double garage, greenhouse and...03/09/2019 13:3203/09/2019 14:242
UPDATE: M25 lorry fire between junction 5 and 4 anticlockwiseUPDATE at 12:50: Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used main jets to fully extinguish the smoldering waste. For road closure updates please refer to Highways...03/09/2019 09:1103/09/2019 12:142
Grass and trees alight near CanterburyUpdate: The fire is now out and the advice to close windows and doors has been lifted. Crews used three main jets to extinguish the fire, the cause of which is believed to be suspicious. There were...02/09/2019 22:0602/09/2019 23:493
Domestic property fire in RamsgateKent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a domestic property fire on Park Road in Ramsgate. Two fire engines were sent to the scene and crews arrived to a ground floor flat well alight....02/09/2019 09:1702/09/2019 11:002
Man rescued after two-car crash - Sheppey Way, Isle of SheppeyA man's been cut free from wreckage by firefighters using hydraulic rescue equipment after his vehicle was involved in a collision with another car on the old Sheppey Way,...01/09/2019 14:5401/09/2019 15:412
Sheds destroyed by fire - Herne BayFirefighters were called to reports of a large fire in the garden of a property in Pier Avenue, Herne Bay. Upon arrival, they discovered two sheds well alight and donned breathing apparatus to set...01/09/2019 01:1601/09/2019 02:002
Fire in factory yard - SittingbourneFirefighters wearing breathing apparatus tackled a blaze in the yard of a factory on the Eurolink industrial estate in Sittingbourne. Crews used a pair of main jets and two high-pressure hose reel...31/08/2019 19:5831/08/2019 20:494
Man rescued from crane tower - FolkestoneA man has been led to safety by firefighters operating a height vehicle as a rescue platform in Dover Street, Folkestone. The man was rescued from a tower crane after a discussion with Kent...31/08/2019 06:3731/08/2019 12:432
Garden shed and fencing destroyed by fire - SwanscombeA garden shed in Ames Road, Swanscombe, was destroyed by fire, along with around six metres of fencing and a large conifer tree. A further 10 metres of fencing was damaged along with some garden...30/08/2019 20:0530/08/2019 20:463
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