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Chambersburg, PA 17201
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Current Statistics

BLS Calls 1,131
Fire Calls 192
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

Appliance Fire

CFD and surrounding departments were alerted for an appliance fire at 1285 Progress Road just after 1:00 p.m. Crews arrived to find a three-story apartment with normal conditions. Upon investigation, crews found an over the stove microwave that fell from cabinetry and caused arcing in the line. Power was secured, and units cleared in under twenty minutes.