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.

Closed
Flat fire
Location

London Road, Brentwood

Attending station

Basildon Fire Station, Brentwood Fire Station, Orsett Fire Station

Incident type

Fire

Date

5.21pm, 21 Dec 2022

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Closed
Phone charger causes bedroom fire
Location

Pendle Drive, Basildon

Attending station

Basildon Fire Station, Rayleigh Weir Fire Station, Wickford Fire Station

Incident type

Fire

Date

1.28pm, 21 Dec 2022

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Closed
Fire restaurant spreads to flat above
Location

London Road, Westcliff

Attending station

Southend Fire Station, Grays Fire Station, Rayleigh Weir Fire Station, Rochford Fire Station, Leigh Fire Station, Basildon Fire Station, Hawkwell Fire Station

Incident type

Fire

Date

7.21pm, 20 Dec 2022

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Closed
Cars trapped in flood water - three people rescued
Location

Buttsbury Wash

Attending station

Urban Search and Rescue, Colchester Fire Station, Brentwood Fire Station, Basildon Fire Station, Orsett Fire Station

Incident type

Person rescue

Date

11.30am, 19 Dec 2022

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Closed
Road traffic collision - two people trapped
Location

Roman Road, Radwinter

Attending station

Saffron Walden Fire Station

Incident type

Road traffic collision

Date

7.08pm, 18 Dec 2022

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Closed
Road traffic collision - two casualties
Location

Colchester Road, Peldon

Attending station

Colchester Fire Station

Incident type

Road traffic collision

Date

4.28pm, 18 Dec 2022

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Closed
Chimney fire
Location

Belfairs Close, Leigh-on-Sea

Attending station

Leigh Fire Station

Incident type

Fire

Date

2.27am, 18 Dec 2022

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Closed
Tumble dryer starts kitchen fire
Location

Cornwall Gardens, Braintree

Attending station

Halstead Fire Station, Hawkwell Fire Station

Incident type

Fire

Date

11.20pm, 16 Dec 2022

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