At around 1:30 PM on Thursday, May 2, 2013, the Jackson Fire Department responded to a house fire at 612 Commonwealth at the north city limits of Jackson. First arriving units reported a heavily involved one story residence with two close exposures. Jackson Engine 2, Ladder 1 and Squad 1 were assisted by automatic aid from Summit Twp Ladder 18. Command initiated off duty callbacks to staff an additional engine company which also came to the scene to help with overhaul. The fire was brought under control in just over 30 mins.