UPDATE: Decatur Fire says the house was vacant with no electricity. Officials are working to learn the cause.
The Decatur Fire Department has units on the way to a house fire in the 100 block of 7th Avenue NW.
The public is urged to avoid the area and to not drive over any hose in the roadway. The fire department posted about the incident to Twitter on Friday around 11:30 a.m.
WAAY 31 has a reporter on the way to the scene and will provide updates.
We currently have units enroute to the 100 Block of 7th Ave NW for a residential structure fire with smoke showing. Please stay out of this area and do not drive over any hose you may see in the roadway pic.twitter.com/AFxwUbZ0uP
— Decatur, Al Fire (@decatur_fire) July 17, 2020