Five people, including a child, escaped a fire that spread through the home a in New Haven quickly on Tuesday morning.
Firefighters said flames were pouring out of the second floor windows when they arrived.
Firefighters had to battle flames that reignited at one point on the roof of the home, but the fire is now out.
The scene is taped off as officials investigate, but there is some
One resident said no one lives on the second floor.
The Red Cross is assisting the family affected.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.