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

Current Statistics

BLS Calls 4,351
Fire Calls 992
BLS Calls 4,211
Fire Calls 1,228
Fire Drills 10
Fire Prevention 37
Firehouse Tours 9
Public Displays 31
Attendance 8,559
Child Seat Installation 123
Smoke/CO Alarm Installation          272

MVA with Confinement

At 7:09 p.m. Engine 1-1, Tower 1, Ambulance 1-7 and Squad 41 were alerted to 279 North Second Street for an auto accident with entrapment. Engine 1-1 arrived to find a single vehicle that struck a large utility pole and came to rest in the parking lot of the Corpus Christi school. Upon assessment, a single patient was confined to the vehicle on the driver's side. Squad 41 removed the door allowing access to EMS who evaluated and transported one patient to the hospital. Engine 1-1 remained on scene for around one hour to assist with clean up.