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Chambersburg, PA 17201
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Current Statistics

BLS Calls 1,642
Fire Calls 360 
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

Odor of gas in a residence

Company 1 units were sent to the 700 block of Norland Ave for an odor of gas in a residence. The caller reported having a furnace malfunction, smelling gas and beginning to feel ill. Engine 1-1 arrived with its own hydrant and the crew began to investigate. EMS arrived and evaluated the occupant. No odors were found and normal readings were found throughout the residence. Crews labeled it as good intent and units went available.