On the morning of Saturday, October 19, 2013, just before 2:30am Newtown Hook & Ladder was sent out to check hazards from an overturned motor vehicle on Echo Valley Rd. Arriving crew found a motor vehicle accident with no injuries that had taken down a utility pole and wires, the driver was in the care of Newtown Police Department . Members applied speedy-dry to minor vehicle fluids spill. The Fire Department assisted Newtown PD blocking the road due to the electrical wires in the roadway. Remaining on the scene until the power company arrived to secure the wires.