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Chambersburg, PA 17201
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Current Statistics

BLS Calls 1,189
Fire Calls 281
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

Appliance Fire

CFD units were sent to the 7000 block of Cumberland Circle in St. Thomas for a reported appliance fire. Communications advised units responding of flames coming from a microwave. Engine 43 (Franklin Fire) arrived with normal conditions from the outside. Engine 1-1 arrived shortly after picking up their supply line. Tower 1 arrived and assisted with ventilation. Command 18 (Chief 46) held Engine 43, Tower 1 and EMS until ventilation was complete.