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

Current Statistics

BLS Calls 3,915
Fire Calls 804
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

Ceiling Collapse

While units were operating on the Vehicle Accident with entrapment, Engine 1-4 was alerted with Truck 17 and Ambulance Company 11 for a Ceiling Collapse in an apartment. Deputy Chief 1 arrived on scene, assuming Command and beginning to investigate. Engine 1-4 and their crew assisted with investigation and securing power. Crews found an entire ceiling of plaster had given way. No injuries were reported and crews remained on scene, assisting the Building Code official.