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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

Smoke in the Apartment Building

Units from Company 1 and mutual aid were alerted to the first block of Lincoln Way West for a report of smoke in an apartment building. Engine 1-1 and Tower 1 arrived and crews began to investigate the three story multi-unit building. Crews found a slight haze and it was discovered to be cigarette smoke that was seen and activated the fire alarm. No Fire Dept services were needed and units cleared.