Fire In Dartford

2 August 2018, 08:41

dartford fire

Fire crews are tackling a fire at a derelict building in Dartford, people near Lowfield Street have been asked to keep windows and doors closed.

 

Kent Fire and Rescue Service are currently at the scene of a fire in a derelict building on Lowfield Street, Dartford. Crews are fighting the fire from the outside due to the building being structurally unsound. 

Crews are using a variety of firefighting tools including hose reel jets, fogspike and cold cut firefighter system to tackle the fire. Fogspike and cold cut firefighting system are both designed to create a hole in the exterior of a building and spray a water mist inside rapidly bring the temperature of the fire down. 

This is an ongoing incident, updates will follow.

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