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

Current Statistics

2020
BLS Calls 3,169
Fire Calls 652
                 
2019
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

News

Trash fire damages Duplex
Friday, September 25, 2020
Company 1 units and mutual aid were sent to the 600 Block of Broad Street for a reported House Fire. Engine 1-4 arrived finding trash on fire on the exterior of the house... Read more
Motor Vehicle Accident
Friday, September 25, 2020
Shortly after shift change Headquarters Station units were sent to the intersection of Main Street and Queen Street for a reported motor vehicle accident with confinement. Units arrived to find two vehicles ... Read more
Auto Fire
Wednesday, September 23, 2020
At 12:37 pm, Engine 1-4 and Engine 1-1 were dispatched to 800 blk of Long Lane for an auto fire. Engine 1-4 arrived to find a small pickup on fire at the intersection of... Read more
Dryer Fire in Business
Monday, September 21, 2020
Calls to the 911 center started coming in around 3:40 pm to report a building fire at 777 Wayne Avenue, Washed Up Laundromat. The assignment was quickly filled sending CFD and surrounding... Read more
Auto Fire
Monday, September 21, 2020
Engine company 1 was alerted to the intersection of Martina Drive and Hollywell Avenue at 2:19 pm for an auto fire. Chief 1 arrived to find a small passenger vehicle at that intersection smoking with... Read more
National Honor Guard Academy
Friday, September 18, 2020
During the week of September 13th, Firefighters Albright and McNew had the opportunity to attend the National Honor Guard Academy. This week-long, intense and motivating, academy sets... Read more
Donation
Thursday, September 17, 2020
The Department would like to thank Will Shields from Capital Blue Connect on the generous food donation. The officers and members appreciate... Read more
Commercial Building Fire
Thursday, September 17, 2020
Company 1 units were alerted to 811 Wayne Avenue for an inside investigation at a commercial business. While units were responding, communications advised of a report of smoke in the building discovered... Read more
New Hire
Monday, September 14, 2020
At the September 14, 2020 Council meeting, Firefighter Joseph Hruniuk was appointed by Borough Council to serve as a full-time firefighter for the department. FF Hruniuk will start the fire academy at Harrisburg Area Community College on..... Read more
Donation
Friday, September 11, 2020
The members would like to thank the Chambersburg Noontime Rotary Club for their gracious donation of subs, cookies, and drinks..... Read more
Dumpster Fire
Saturdayday, September 5, 2020
Engine Company 1 responded at 11:17 a.m. to 225 Vine Street for a reported dumpster on fire. Crews arrived and found a large, roll off dumpster fully involved.... Read more
Inside Investigation
Wednesday, September 2, 2020
At 5:35 a.m., crews were dispatched to 531 East King Street for an inside investigation for odor of smoke with smoke alarms going off. CFD and Duty 1 Command (Captain Martin) found... Read more
Inside Investigation
Thursday, August 20, 2020
At 5:46 p.m., CFD units were called to 66 South Main Street, Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter Thrift Store, for an investigation of a carbon monoxide alarm sounding. Crews arrived... Read more
Kitchen Fire
Thursday, August 20, 2020
At 9:47 a.m., the box alarm was dispatched for a reported kitchen on fire at 759 East Washington Street in the Borough. Engine 1-1 arrived to find... Read more
MVA
Tuesday, August 18, 2020
At 2 p.m., the auto accident assignment was dispatched for an auto into the building at 100 South Second Street, City Hall. Engine 1-1... Read more
Fly Out
Monday, August 17, 2020
Just before 8 a.m., CFD EMS was alerted to Knouse Foods for an injured person. Upon arrival, it was determined that the patient... Read more
Smoke Inside Motel
Saturday, August 15, 2020
Around 11 p.m. a phone call to the station reported a tractor trailer leaking fuel on Wayne Avenue. Engine 1-1 responded to investigate... Read more
Fuel Spill
Friday, August 14, 2020
Around 11 p.m. a phone call to the station reported a tractor trailer leaking fuel on Wayne Avenue. Engine 1-1 responded to investigate... Read more
Water Donation
Friday, August 14, 2020
The Chambersburg Fire Department would like to thank Staples of Chambersburg for its generous donation of... Read more
Water Donation
Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Weis Markets of Chambersburg graciously donated water and Gatorade to the Chambersburg Fire Department personnel during these hot summer days. This gift came from... Read more
Inside Investigation
Friday, August 7, 2020
Company 1 units were sent to a building at Wilson College for an odor of gas. Engine 1-1 arrived with nothing evident. Units investigated the report of... Read more
Appliance Fire
Thursday, August 6, 2020
Company 1 units were sent to the 1100 block of Stanley Avenue for a reported appliance fire that was out. Ambulance 1-9 arrived with normal conditions from the exterior. Units investigated to find... Read more
Dryer Fire
Wednesday, August 5, 2020
Company 1 units were alerted this morning for a dryer fire at the YMCA, 570 East McKinley Street, reported out. Engine 1-4 and Asst. Chief 1 arrived finding... Read more