In 2007, Community Rescue Service Inc. (CRS) was dispatched by 911 operations to 10,328 calls.
From the center of operations at 110 Eastern Blvd. in Hagerstown, CRS ambulances responded to 7,820 emergency medical service calls, according to Terry Trovinger, chief financial officer.
The CRS ambulance stationed at the Maugansville Fire Station was dispatched 1,700 times.
With an increase of 26 percent in responses to emergency medical calls in 2007, CRS expanded its coverage by placing an additional ambulance in service at Western Enterprise Fire Station of Hagerstown.
That ambulance serving the western part of Hagerstown ran 808 calls and provided support for the main office and the Maugansville substation.