Eight people are displaced after a residential fire in Bridgeport early Monday morning.
Dispatchers received a 911 call from someone stating there was smoke filling up a room on the second floor in the 100th block of West Liberty Street.
When firefighters arrived, they said they found a fire on the second floor that had extended to the third floor of the three-story rooming house.
One occupant of the home evacuated by ladder, emergency officials said.
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The Red Cross is assisting eight adults and two dogs that are now displaced.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.