Fire Chief: Unattended cooking to blame for multi-family home fire

MERIDEN, Conn. (WTNH) — New information has been released about a fire at a multi-family home in Meriden.

The blaze started on Wilcox Avenue on Sunday.

The fire chief said the cause is unattended cooking.

Original Story: 15 people displaced after 3-story fire in Meriden

He also stated that the home is a total loss and might have to be demolished, as the roof was destroyed in the blaze.

No one was hurt, but 15 people are now in need of a new home.

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