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

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

Tree into Apartment Building

HQ Station received a phone call on station reporting a tree that had fallen into an apartment building. Engine 1-1 responded non-emergency to investigate, finding a large tree into the building with structural damage. Crews evacuated the building and created a safety zone around the damaged area. CFD was assisted on scene by Borough Electric Dept and PMCA (Borough Building Code Official). Engine 1-1 remained on scene for about an hour assisting on scene and working with residents to get belongings.