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Chambersburg, PA 17201
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Current Statistics

BLS Calls 380
Fire Calls 58
BLS Calls 4,351
Fire Calls 995
Fire Drills 7
Fire Prevention 40
Firehouse Tours 15
Public Displays 26
Attendance 6,989
Child Seat Installation 164
Smoke/CO Alarm Installation          590

Electrical Fire at 939 Wayne Ave

At 9:14 p.m., the Chambersburg Fire Department was alerted for an electrical fire at 939 Wayne Avenue. Crews arrived to find an end of the row, commercial property that was still in normal operation. Crews investigated and found an electrical issue in the breaker box which was causing the breaker to overheat. Power was shut down to the occupancy, and crews cleared the scene around 10:30 p.m.