One injured in house fire in Meriden - WFSB 3 Connecticut

One injured in house fire in Meriden

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A house fire left one person hurt and forced out 12 others on Atkins Street in Meriden Tuesday night. (WFSB) A house fire left one person hurt and forced out 12 others on Atkins Street in Meriden Tuesday night. (WFSB)
MERIDEN, CT (WFSB -

One person was injured and 12 were displaced after a house fire in Meriden. 

According to fire officials, firefighters were called to 92 Atkins St. around 11:41 Tuesday night. 

Officials said the fire began on a rear porch area of the three-family home and spread to the rest of the building. Crews were able to knock the fire down quickly and no firefighters were injured. 

Twelve people were displaced as a result of the fire and one person suffered a minor burn to the foot, but refused medical treatment. 

The fire marshal is now investigating the incident. 

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