On March 27, 2013 Newtown Hook and Ladder responded automatic aid to Sandy Hook for working structure fire at 254 Berkshire Rd. Firefighters upon arrival found a well-involved single-family private dwelling. Engine 111 was sent a suppression tank maintained on an adjacent road and filled tankers used during the initial attack while a supply line was put in place. Truck 114 positioned in front of the fire building for vertical ventilation. Hook and Ladder firefighters assisted with searches, extinguishment, ventilation and overhaul. Members operated on the scene for just over three hours.