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Chambersburg, PA 17201
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BLS Calls 1,496
Fire Calls 318
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

Inside Investigation at 730 Bassett Drive

Around 6:30 p.m., CFD was sent for an inside investigation at 730 Bassett Drive. While en route, dispatch advised there was a possible electrical fire out with a person who was electrocuted. Units arrived, under the initial direction of Captain Ebersole, to find a three-story, garden style apartment with normal conditions from all sides. Upon investigation, no fire was found, but the electrical emergency took the power to the apartment as well as caused minor injuries to one person. The patient was evaluated and transported to the local hospital. The Electric Department arrived and secured the power to the apartment. Command (Chief 1) released all units around 7:15 p.m.