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

Current Statistics

2022
BLS Calls 1,642
Fire Calls 360
                 
2021
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

News

Stove Fire
Sunday, June 5, 2022
Chambersburg Units and mutual aid were alerted around 1335 hrs to the 200 block of West Queen Street for a possible house fire. FIrst arriving units found smoke coming from the front door of a house. Asst. Chief 1 found a pan on fire on the 1st floor. .... Read more
Outside Fire
Sunday, June 5, 2022
Both CFD Engine's were alerted to Wayne Ave, to the rear of Wendys for an unknown outside fire. Engine 1-2 arrived, and found a large brush pile on fire to the rear of a building on Sheller Ave. Crews extinguished the fire. Units were assisted .... Read more
King St & Hood St Vehicle Accident
Friday, June 3, 2022
Engine 1-1, along with Ambulance 106 and Ambulance 7-9 were sent to the intersection of King St and Hood St for a Vehicle Accident. Chief 1 arrived and found two autos, off the roadway. Engine 1-1 crew triaged patients and contained fluid leaks.... Read more
Reported House Fire
Friday, June 3, 2022
Company 1 and mutual aid units were alerted to the 400 block of W Queen St for a reported House Fire. Enroute, Communication advised a passerby reported a porch on the front of a house was on fire. Shortly after dispatch Chief 1 arrived.... Read more
Monthly HAAS Report
Tuesday, May 31, 2022
Chambersburg Fire Dept. received their monthly report from HAAS Alert on the effectiveness of our Emergency alert system in our newest Engine. For the month of May, 301 drivers were alerted of the Engine approaching them or them approaching the Engine on an emergency.... Read more
Carbon Monoxide in a residence
Tuesday, May 31, 2022
A call to HQ station prompted a response to Fifth Ave to investigate a Carbon Monoxide detector going off. Tower 1 with 2 responded to investigate and while speaking with the property owner the Carbon Monoxide meter began showing reading of CO.... Read more
S. Main St. Vehicle Accident
Monday, May 23, 2022
Units were sent to the 1000 block of S. Main St. this morning for a 2 vehicle accident. Asst. Chief 1 arrived, finding two autos off the roadway. Engine 1-1 arrived, blocking the scene and handling hazard control. Ambulance 1-9 and Ambulance 1-8 both handled patient care and... Read more
CFD talks with US Naval Sea Cadet Corp.
Sunday, May 22, 2022
Units from HQ station were out at the Marine Corp League parking lot discussing the job of a firefighter and the equipment we operate with cadets from the US Naval Sea Cadet Corp. The group even were able to see how... Read more
Vehicle Accident with Entrapment
Thursday, May 19, 2022
Company 1 units were sent around 1414 hrs for a vehicle accident with reported entrapment at the 1600 block of Orchard Dr. While units were responding, Franklin County 911 reported CPD on scene confirmed... Read more
Star of Life Award
Thursday, May 19, 2022
Chambersburg Fire Dept members Tony Albright and Scott McNew were present at the Pa State Capitol today being recognized with EMS providers from across the Commonwealth for achieving... Read more
Cub Scout Pack 128 tours HQ Fire Station
Tuesday, May 17, 2022
The on duty crew at HQ station had a group of special visitors. Cub Scout Pack 128 visited the station to tour the station, talk about fire safety and look at the fire apparatus. They also got to learn... Read more
EMS Week Proclamation
Wednesday, May 11, 2022
Members of Chambersburg Fire Dept were in attendance at the Franklin County Commissioners meeting as they signed a proclamation making the week of May 15th through the 21st as EMS Week. This year's theme for EMS week is "EMS: Rising to the Challenge". EMS as a whole ... Read more
Special visitor to the "Southside"
Wednesday, May 11, 2022
Tonight Firefighters McNew & Shatzer had a visit from a very special visitor. 1 year ago Easton suffered a critical medical event in which Firefighters Shatzer & McNew responded to, ultimately resuscitating little Easton. Today is Easton’s 1st Birthday and ... Read more
Small Outside Fire
Tuesday, May 10, 2022
Company 1 units responded to the Borough's Electric Generating Plant on Sheffler Dr for a reported fire outside the building. Engine 1-1 arrived, meeting with Electric Dept staff, finding no active fire but smoke from one... Read more
Brush Fire
Tuesday, May 10, 2022
Engine 1-1 and ENgine 1-2 were sent to the 500 block of Gateway Ave for a Brush fire. Engine 1-1 arrived and found a mulch bed on fire... Read more
Nitterhouse Dr. Building Fire
Thursday, May 5, 2022
Company 1 units and mutual aid were sent to 1480 Nitterhouse Dr. for a reported building fire shortly before 1 PM. Communications advised enroute of a call from the establishment reporting a fire on... Read more
Cadet O'Donnell nears Graduation
Wednesday, May 4, 2022
New Chambersburg Firefighter, Trever O'Donnell, has spent his last week in the Fire Academy during live fire evolutions. This ensures these new firefighters are comfortable in... Read more
International Firefighters Day
Wednesday, May 4, 2022
May 4 is International Firefighters' Day. This special event memorializes a fatal event in which 5 volunteers from the Geelong West Fire Brigade in Australia lost their lives while.... Read more
Recognition on International Firefighters Day
Wednesday, May 4, 2022
On duty crews had several vitistors today recognizing our crews on International Firefighters Day. Phi Alpha Social Work Honor Society of Shippensburg University and residents.... Read more
Stove Fire
Tuesday, May 3, 2022
As the evening rush hour set in around Chambersburg, CFD units and mutual aid were alerted to a reported House Fire in the 200 block of Larch Ave. Communications advised Chief 1 of a .... Read more
Engine 1-1 handles duck rescue
Monday, May 2, 2022
Engine 1-1 was alerted by Franklin County 911 for a non-emergency public service in the 200 block of Roland Ave. A neighbor called stating there were several baby ducks that had .... Read more
Tractor Trailer strikes bridge
Monday, May 2, 2022
Engine 1-1 and Ambulance 1-8 were sent to the 500 block of Norland Ave. for a vehicle accident. Enroute, they were advised of a tractor trailer that struck the bridge and was stuck .... Read more
Lincoln Way Vehicle Accident
Monday, May 2, 2022
Engine 1-1 and Ambulance 1-8 were sent to the Intersection of Third St and Lincoln Way for a reported vehicle accident. Units arrived finding a vehicle that .... Read more
Main St Vehicle Accident
Sunday, May 1, 2022
Engine 1-2 and Ambulance 1-8 were sent to the 500 block of S Main St. Engine 1-2 arrived, finding a vehicle had traveled the wrong way on Main St and striking a sign that.... Read more
First month with HAAS Alert system
Sunday, May 1, 2022
The month of April was the first full month for Engine 1-2 being in service and the HAAS Alert system being in operation. Every month a report is received to provide.... Read more