Firefighters responded to reports of a house fire in North Charleston Tuesday morning, according to North Charleston Fire Department spokesperson, Bianca Bourbeau.
The fire was located in the 4800 block of Old Park Road, according to North Charleston Deputy Fire Chief Kyle Minick.
Crews have blocked the area to traffic.
People are encouraged to avoid the block if possible, said Bourbeau.
Firefighters continue to look for an extension of the fire into the home and are beginning overhaul activities.
No one was home at the time of the fire. One firefighter was assessed for minor injuries, according to Bourbeau.