Martinez-Columbia Fire Rescue firefighters are battling a residential fire in a Martinez home.
The call for the fire came in shortly before 10 a.m. to a home on the 300 block of Old Evans Road, near McCormick Road, where firefighters found flames and smoke coming from a residence.
No one was home at the time of the fire.
Old Evans Road is closed from McCorcmick Road and Harden Street while firefighters control the blaze, according to Columbia County Emergency and Operations Director Pam Tucker.
News-Times staffers are on the scene and will provide updates.