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130 N Second St.
Chambersburg, PA 17201
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Current Statistics

BLS Calls 3,298
Fire Calls 1030 
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

Appliance Fire

CFD units and mutual aid were sent to the 100 block of Mill Rd for a reported appliance fire. Enroute, Communications advised of a fire in the stove. Engine 1-2, Engine 1-1, Tower 1 and Asst. Chief 1 arrived, finding normal conditions from the outside and began to investigate. Crews stretched a crosslay to the rear entrance, finding a small fire from the outlet. Crews confirmed no extension and all mutual aid units were placed in service. Power was secured to the outlet and there were no ventilation needs. Crews operated for about 15 minutes before clearing the scene.