Firefighters are battling a fire at a house on Clark Street in Southington and drivers are asked to avoid the area.
Firefighters responded to 344 Clark St. around 10 a.m. and are working on putting out hotspots.
No one was in the home when the fire started and the homeowner said he received a call that his house was on fire.
Firefighters from several departments have been called in and they are dealing with the hot weather in addition to the fire.
No additional information was immediately available.