Six people were displaced because of a fire at 18 Sylvester St. in Meriden.
The fire was reported at 12:18 p.m., according to an e-mail from the fire department.
When firefighters arrived, flames was coming from the back right corner of the house and extending to the second floor.
The fire was under control in half an hour and no injuries were reported.
The Red Cross is assisting the people who were displaced.