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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

Fire Alarm Upgrade To Smoke In The Building

HQ station units were sent to the 200 block of Walker Road for a fire alarm in a hotel. While enroute, Franklin County 911 advised a call from the hotel now reporting smoke in the laundry room, which upgraded the assignment to Engine 1-2 and mutual aid units. Units arrived with normal conditions from the outside and Captain 1-4 found smoke in the laundry room and gym. CFD units investigated the source of smoke while Squad 41 completed a search of the hotel to ensure occupants were out. The source of the smoke was found to be a burned up belt on a washing machine. Command 1 (Chief Ulrich) held the assignment to Company 1 for ventilation and returned all other units.