Chambersburg Fire and EMS called to a skydiving accident on Saturday afternoon

19 August 2023- Franklin Fire Company and numerous other departments were called to the area around the Chambersburg Airport earlier this afternoon for a reported skydiving accident. First Responders were called to the 2300 Block of Philadelphia Avenue in just outside the borough of Chambersburg for a report of a single male involved in a skydiving accident.

That male was determined to be alive at the time of the call around 1:15pm and was subsequently taken by a medical helicopter to a trauma center. His condition is unknown at this time.

We look for an update from Pennsylvania State Police as well as other first responders as to more details on the incident. This is a developing story.