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130 N Second St.
Chambersburg, PA 17201
717-263-5872 Tel
717-261-3296 Fax

Current Statistics

BLS Calls 1,642
Fire Calls 360
BLS Calls 4,600
Fire Calls 880
Fire Drills 2
Fire Prevention 22
Firehouse Tours 0
Public Displays 13
Attendance 1,625
Child Seat Installation 69
Smoke/CO Alarm Installation          311

Vehicle Accident with possible entrapment

Company 1 units were sent shortly after shift change for a vehicle accident with possible entrapment. HQ station units arrived quickly and found there to be no entrapment. Ambulance 1-8 and 1-9 handled patient assessment and care, while Engine 1-1 secured the vehicles and cleared debris.
Engine 1-2 and Chief 1 responded to the 500 block of Wayne Ave for a two vehicle accident. Engine 1-2 arrived, finding two autos with the roadway partially blocked. Engine 1-2 assessed all occupants until arrival of EMS units. Crews cleared debris prior to going available.