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

Current Statistics

2020
BLS Calls 3,534
Fire Calls 727
                 
2019
BLS Calls 4,351
Fire Calls 995
Fire Drills 7
Fire Prevention 40
Firehouse Tours 15
Public Displays 26
Attendance 6,989
Child Seat Installation 164
Smoke/CO Alarm Installation          590

News

Stove Fire
Monday, November 16, 2020
Company 1 and mutual aid units were alerted for an Appliance Fire at 636 Pleasant Street. As units were responding conditions were given of something on the... Read more
Veteran's Day
Wednesday, November 11, 2020
The members of the Chambersburg Fire Dept want to take time to thank all Veterans that have served our great nation and fight for our freedom. We especially want to thank... Read more
National Traffic Incident Response Awareness Week
Monday, November 9, 2020
Slow Down. Move Over. Be Safe... Read more
Odor Investigation
Wednesday, November 4, 2020
Company 1 and Truck 42 were alerted for an Inside Investigation of an unknown odor at Southgate Plaza. Asst. Chief 1 arrived on scene with the caller stating... Read more
Assisting CPD
Thursday, October 29, 2020
Engine 1-1 was sent at 1712 hrs to assist CPD with a chainsaw. Upon arrival crews found a large tree branch had been struck by... Read more
MVA with Confinement
Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Units were alerted for a Motor Vehicle Accident with a report of entrapment. While responding Communications advised of a T-Bone crash with a report of one occupant still... Read more
Fire Prevention Activities
Tuesday, October 27, 2020
One of the top priorities within the fire department is to promote and educate the public about fire prevention. Each year the department conducts numerous community... Read more
Inside Investigation
Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Company 1 and Truck 42 were alerted for an Inside Investigation at 177 S. Main St. Units responding were advised of an odor of gas within an ... Read more
Public Service Announcement - Chest Pains
Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Chambersburg Fire Department and the Emergency Health Services Federation want to remind our community that with fears of COVID-19, not to keep you from seeking... Read more
Auto Fire
Sunday, October 25, 2020
Just before shift change Engine 1-4 was alerted for an Outside Investigation at the intersection of Greene Meadow Lane and Progress Road. Communications reported a trash fire near... Read more
Thank you Veroni Cafe
Monday, October 19, 2020
The Chambersburg Fire Dept would like to thank the owner of Veroni Cafe for donating and delivering lunch to on duty crews today... Read more
Stove Fire
Thursday, October 15, 2020
While Engine 1-1 was ready to clear the MVA, the alarm was sounded for an appliance fire at 109 Cheree Drive. Ambulance 1-8 arrived on the scene to find a... Read more
Lincoln Way MVA
Thursday, October 15, 2020
Engine 1-1, Ambulance 1-7, Micu 106, and Medic 7 responded to the intersection of Lincoln Way West and Federal Street for a multi-vehicle... Read more
Kitchen Fire
Monday, October 12, 2020
CFD and surrounding departments were alerted to 305 Channing Drive for a reported stove fire. Engine 1-4, Tower 1, and Engine 1-1 arrived to find a middle... Read more
Commerce St MVA
Monday, October 12, 2020
Engine 1-1 and Ambulance 1-7 were alerted to the 400 block of Commerce St for a report of a rollover accident. Units arrived on scene and confirmed... Read more
Haz-mat response
Friday, October 9, 2020
Company 1 units and Franklin County EMA responded to 1440 Sheffler Dr this afternoon for a potential... Read more
Inside Investigation
Wednesday, October 7, 2020
At 8:27 pm CFD was alerted to 315 W. King Street for an inside investigation of an odor of... Read more
Animal Rescue
Wednesday, October 7, 2020
A call to the station requesting an unusual type of assistance at 59 Dartmouth Green Court sent the Tower out to... Read more
Vehicle strikes pole
Tuesday, October 6, 2020
Engine 1-4 and Ambulance 1-9 handled a late morning accident in the parking lot of 1617 Orchard Drive. Units arrived to find... Read more
Busy Monday for CFD
Monday, October 5, 2020
Members of A Shift kept busy Monday handling several auto accidents throughout the day. Engine 1-4 and Ambulance 1-9 responded at 1139 hrs for a... Read more
Outside Investigation
Monday, October 5, 2020
Engine 1-1 responded to the 1100 block of Scotland Ave for an outside investigation. The Engine arrived in the area and found a... Read more
Safety Saturday
Saturday, October 3, 2020
Captain Umberger and Volunteer FF/EMT Barnhart hosted our October Safety Saturday event, held outside Headquarters Fire Station. This event is held the first Saturday of every month and allows our members to... Read more
National Fallen Firefighter Memorial
Saturday, October 3, 2020
DO/FF Tony Albright participated this weekend in the Honor Guard events for the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial in Emmitsburg, MD. In October of each year... Read more
Company 12 Open House
Saturday, October 3, 2020
On Saturday October 3rd, Chief Ulrich and Assistant Chief Myers took UTV 1 to the Fannett-Metal Fire Department for their open house and fire prevention event. Various departments were on... Read more
Fire Prevention
Friday, October 2, 2020
This morning Captain Martin and DO/FF Albright took Engine 1-1 to have a fire safety talk with Growing Tree preschool. Members discussed fire safety topics with a small group, and ... Read more
Trash fire damages Duplex
Friday, September 25, 2020
Company 1 units and mutual aid were sent to the 600 Block of Broad Street for a reported House Fire. Engine 1-4 arrived finding trash on fire on the exterior of the house... Read more
Motor Vehicle Accident
Friday, September 25, 2020
Shortly after shift change Headquarters Station units were sent to the intersection of Main Street and Queen Street for a reported motor vehicle accident with confinement. Units arrived to find two vehicles ... Read more
Auto Fire
Wednesday, September 23, 2020
At 12:37 pm, Engine 1-4 and Engine 1-1 were dispatched to 800 blk of Long Lane for an auto fire. Engine 1-4 arrived to find a small pickup on fire at the intersection of... Read more
Kitchen Fire
Monday, September 21, 2020
Shortly after returning from the building fire on Wayne Avenue, crews were out the door again for a reported appliance on fire in a townhome at 725 Cumberland Avenue. Engine 1-4 and Assistant Chief 1 (Command) arrived to find... Read more
Dryer Fire in Business
Monday, September 21, 2020
Calls to the 911 center started coming in around 3:40 pm to report a building fire at 777 Wayne Avenue, Washed Up Laundromat. The assignment was quickly filled sending CFD and surrounding... Read more
Auto Fire
Monday, September 21, 2020
Engine company 1 was alerted to the intersection of Martina Drive and Hollywell Avenue at 2:19 pm for an auto fire. Chief 1 arrived to find a small passenger vehicle at that intersection smoking with... Read more
National Honor Guard Academy
Friday, September 18, 2020
During the week of September 13th, Firefighters Albright and McNew had the opportunity to attend the National Honor Guard Academy. This week-long, intense and motivating, academy sets... Read more
Donation
Thursday, September 17, 2020
The Department would like to thank Will Shields from Capital Blue Connect on the generous food donation. The officers and members appreciate... Read more
Commercial Building Fire
Thursday, September 17, 2020
Company 1 units were alerted to 811 Wayne Avenue for an inside investigation at a commercial business. While units were responding, communications advised of a report of smoke in the building discovered... Read more
Donation
Friday, September 11, 2020
The members would like to thank the Chambersburg Noontime Rotary Club for their gracious donation of subs, cookies, and drinks..... Read more
Dumpster Fire
Saturdayday, September 5, 2020
Engine Company 1 responded at 11:17 a.m. to 225 Vine Street for a reported dumpster on fire. Crews arrived and found a large, roll off dumpster fully involved.... Read more
Inside Investigation
Wednesday, September 2, 2020
At 5:35 a.m., crews were dispatched to 531 East King Street for an inside investigation for odor of smoke with smoke alarms going off. CFD and Duty 1 Command (Captain Martin) found... Read more