Firefighters battled a fire at a house on Park Avenue, near Blue Hills Avenue, in Bloomfield and the woman who was in the home escaped and was not hurt, according to the fire chief.
The fire at 12 Park Ave. was reported at 7:42 a.m. and firefighters found the heaviest fire on the right side of the house. Flames spread to the second floor and through the roof.
Firefighters got the fire under control in around 25 minutes. The local fire marshal’s office is investigating what caused the fire.
A woman who lives in the home told firefighters no one else was inside the home at the time of the fire, but firefighters did a search to confirm no one else was there.