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130 N Second St.
Chambersburg, PA 17201
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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 Rollover

Company 1 units were sent to the 1100 block of Lincoln Way East for a vehicle accident, with reports of a vehicle overturned and entrapment. Shortly after dispatch, Ambulance 1-8 arrived on scene confirming dispatch. Engine 1-1 and Tower 1 arrived and began stabilization of one vehicle for extrication. The patient was removed from the driver's side and turned over to EMS. Air medical was requested due to the severity of injuries. One additional patient was transported by Penn State EMS. Command 1 (A/C Myers) placed Engine 1-2 and Tower 1 in service. Engine 1-1 remained on scene for about 4 hours, assisting Chambersburg Police with accident reconstruction. Once completed, Engine 1-1 crew assisted with debris removal before going available.