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Chambersburg, PA 17201
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Current Statistics

BLS Calls 2,742
Fire Calls 642
BLS Calls 3,992
Fire Calls 869
Fire Drills 32
Fire Prevention 34
Firehouse Tours 13
Public Displays 13
Attendance 6,194
Child Seat Installation 101
Smoke/CO Alarm Installation          260

Auto Fire Engulfed Three Vehicles

An afternoon of installing smoke detectors was interrupted when crews were dispatched to 757 Norland Avenue, Summit Health building, for a possible auto fire. Ambulance 1-8 arrived on scene to find one auto fully involved with exposure issues to two other vehicles that quickly became involved as well. Short work was made of the fires, and crews cleared the scene in around thirty minutes.