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Chambersburg, PA 17201
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Current Statistics

BLS Calls 2,265
Fire Calls 511
BLS Calls 4,302
Fire Calls 878
Fire Drills
Fire Prevention 22 
Firehouse Tours
Public Displays 13 
Attendance 1,625
Child Seat Installation 69
Smoke/CO Alarm Installation          311

CFD assists with Working Fire

Shortly after the Night Shift crews started, Ambulance 1-8 was alerted to assist Fayetteville FD with reported Mobile Home fire. Ambulance 1-8 responded immediately with 3 as part of the initial assignment. Shortly after Engine 1-2 was alerted to respond as part of the Working Fire dispatch. Engine 1-2 with 4 arrived and assisted with setting up RIT. Ambulance 1-8's crew set up rehab and were utilized to monitor firefighters with the high temperatures. Engine 1-2's crew were reassigned to assist with overhaul operations. The crew assisted with clearing parts of the home to find areas of hidden fire. Crews operated for over 2 hours before being placed in service by Command 7.

Photos by Denny and Paula Clopper