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Chambersburg, PA 17201
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Current Statistics

BLS Calls 3,876
Fire Calls 952 
BLS Calls 4,302
Fire Calls 878
Fire Drills 2
Fire Prevention 22
Firehouse Tours 0
Public Displays 13
Attendance 1,625
Child Seat Installation 69
Smoke/CO Alarm Installation          311

Reported House Fire on Scotland Ave

Company 1 and mutual aid units were alerted to the 1300 block of Scotland Ave for a reported House Fire. Chief 46 arrived on scene with nothing evident from the outside. Engine 1-1 arrived and advanced a line to the basement area. Crews located a malfunctioning furnace with no fire. Crews secured the furnace until it could be serviced. Units operated for over 30 minutes before being placed in service by Command 1 (Asst. Chief Myers).