ENFIELD, CT (WGGB/WSHM) - One person is without a home after a fire tore through their Belle Avenue home Sunday evening.

According to Mark Zarcaro of the Enfield Fire Department, firefighters were dispatched to 8 Belle Avenue around 6:00 p.m. Sunday evening after a neighbor called saying that they saw black smoke emitting from the house.

"Upon arrival," Zarcaro tells us. "There was a report of a working fire, and crews got to work. I would say around forty minutes it was under control."

Thankfully, no one was home at the time the fire broke out.

The person that resides at 8 Belle Avenue, Zarcaro added, will have to look for another means of shelter tonight.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation by the Enfield Fire Department.

This story is developing and we will provide you with the latest update as soon as more information becomes available.

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