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Dumpster Fire at Clarion Inn

Photos courtesy of Shawn Goshorn

An early Saturday afternoon fire at 1121 Lincoln Way East started off the weekend of multiple fires throughout the Borough of Chambersburg. Captain 1-3 (Duty 1) arrived on scene with a working fire in a 30 cubic foot roll-off dumpster that was against the building. The fire was contained to the dumpster and crews cleared shortly after 1:00 p.m.