Thursday, April 10, 2014, just after noon Newtown Hook and Ladder and Hawleyville Fire Department were dispatched to Papoose Hill Road for a brush fire. Arriving crews found a bush burning in close proximity to a residential dwelling. Engine 112 and Engine 111 responded and extinguished approximately ½ acre of fire. Hawleyville Fire Department Engine 331 and Tanker 339 responded to the scene to assist and provide additional water to overhaul the fire. All crews returned to service approximately one hour later.