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Headquarters

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

Current Statistics

2018
BLS Calls 1,416
Fire Calls 413
                 
2017
BLS Calls 4,260
Fire Calls 926
Fire Drills 9
Fire Prevention 39
Firehouse Tours 11
Public Displays 26
Attendance 8,626
Child Seat Installation 67
Smoke/CO Alarm Installation          244

Smoke Reported at Ventura Foods


The box alarm was sounded for 1501 Orchard Drive, Ventura Foods, for smoke in the building. Initial reports to dispatch reported a fire in the shipping area. Crews arrived and found an odor but no fire. Upon further investigation, it was determined that a malfunctioning HVAC unit was the cause of the call. Crews cleared in around one hour.