House fire reported in Meriden - WFSB 3 Connecticut

House fire reported in Meriden

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No one injured in house fire at 136 Windsor Ave. in Meriden. (WFSB) No one injured in house fire at 136 Windsor Ave. in Meriden. (WFSB)
MERIDEN, CT (WFSB) -

No one was injured after a cigarette was placed near a window and caused a house fire in Meriden on Tuesday afternoon. 

The house fire was reported at 136 Windsor Ave. around 1 p.m. 

Authorities said the fire was "minor." No injuries were reported to police. 

Residents were expected to return inside the home around 1:30 p.m. 

While the cause of the fire is under investigation, authorities said the "careless placement of cigarette" near a window is believed to be the cause of the fire. 

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