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Chambersburg, PA 17201
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Current Statistics

BLS Calls 211
Fire Calls 59
BLS Calls 4,939
Fire Calls 1341
Fire Safety Inspections 672
Fire Drills 9
Station Tours 11
Public Education events 46
Attendance 4,973
Child Seat Installation 148
Smoke Alarm Installation          437
CO Alarm Installations 181
Total homes visited for alarms 127
Street Signs Provided 10
HAAS Alert Drivers Notified 32,221
2023 Unit Totals
 HQ Ambulance 4,649
 Mck Ambulance 290
 Engine 1-1 796
 Engine 1-2 605
 Engine 1-4 30
 Tower 1 419
 Utility 1 4
 UTV 1 9

CFD handles vehicle accident with electrical hazard

Engine 1-1 was alerted around 1537 hrs to the 1900 block of Ashley Dr for a fuel spill. En route, Communications updated to report it was a non-injury accident with a gasoline spill and resting against an electrical box. Tower 1 and Ambulance 1-8 were added to the call while other units were still en route. Asst. Chief 1 arrived, finding a passenger car resting on top of a ground transformer, with some type of fluid spill noticed. A perimeter was established and crews began to assess the spill. It was found to be oil from the transformers and crews utilized stay-dry to contain the spill. Crews staged until the arrival of Borough Electric to confirm the power was secured to the transformer. Crews remained on scene until the vehicle was removed and the Electric Dept began making repairs. Ambulance 1-8 transported a patient to a local hospital. CFD crews operated for an hour and a half.