MERIDEN, CT (WFSB) - Firefighters had a hard time locating the source of a fire in a home in Meriden on Monday morning.

They said they were called to the home on Franklin Street just after 7:20 a.m.

A neighbor reported seeing black smoke coming from the vacant home.

Firefighters said the biggest issue was finding the source. The eventually traced it to the basement area.

However, the cause remains unclear.

They said the home appeared to have been under renovation.

No injuries were reported.

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