Incidents

The incidents shown on this page are a selection of the most notable incidents Essex County Fire and Rescue Service has attended. Click on the headline of each incident to see the full details.

An archive of historic incident details are available on our Transparency site.

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Tumble dryer causes pub fire
Location

Shrub End Road, Colchester

Attending station

Colchester Fire Station

Incident type

Fire

Date

7.58pm, 14 Jan 2023

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Firefighters release trapped horse
Location

Main Road, Mundon

Attending station

Maldon Fire Station, Chelmsford Fire Station

Incident type

Animal rescue

Date

6.33am, 13 Jan 2023

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Road traffic collision - One man rescued
Location

M25, Grays

Attending station

Grays Fire Station, Basildon Fire Station, Orsett Fire Station, Brentwood Fire Station

Incident type

Road traffic collision

Date

11.00am, 12 Jan 2023

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Smoke alarms alert neighbour to kitchen fire
Location

Linnet Mews, Colchester

Attending station

Colchester Fire Station

Incident type

Fire

Date

2.08pm, 11 Jan 2023

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Smoke alarm helps man and dog escape canal boat fire
Location

River Stort, Roydon

Attending station

Loughton Fire Station

Incident type

Fire

Date

11.49pm, 10 Jan 2023

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Crews rescue paddleboarder
Location

Flatford Mill, Flatford, East Bergholt

Attending station

Manningtree Fire Station, Colchester Fire Station, Urban Search and Rescue

Incident type

Person rescue

Date

12.08pm, 09 Jan 2023

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Man rescued from smoke logged house - cooking left unattended
Location

Hermitage Drive, Basildon

Attending station

Basildon Fire Station, Corringham Fire Station

Incident type

Fire

Date

10.01pm, 03 Jan 2023

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Outbuilding alight
Location

Manor Street, Braintree

Attending station

Braintree Fire Station, Coggeshall Fire Station

Incident type

Fire

Date

6.03pm, 02 Jan 2023

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