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130 N Second St.
Chambersburg, PA 17201
717-263-5872 Tel
717-261-3296 Fax

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

Afternoon Vehicle Fire

Both CFD Engine's were out the door this afternoon for a reported vehicle fire on Stouffer Ave. Engine 1-2 arrived in the area and found the vehicle with no smoke or flames visible. Crews investigated and found no active fire. It was determined that a malfunctioning electrical component was failing and catching fire. Fortunately the occupant disconnected the battery and save any further damage. Crews assisted the vehicle owner with locating the issue before returning to service.