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

Current Statistics

BLS Calls 3,298
Fire Calls 1,030 
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

Odor of Gas

CFD units were sent to the 400 block of South Main St for a report of an odor of gas in an apartment. Engine 1-2 arrived and laid from a hydrant to have a water supply. Tower 1 arrived and began to investigate. Engine 1-1 arrived and secured the water supply and began to investigate as well. Crews operated for a short time and with assistance by the Borough Gas Dept, located a gas leak in an appliance. The appliance was secured and Command 1 (Asst. Chief Myers) placed all units in service.