(BLOOMINGTON) – Firefighters with the Bloomington Fire Department are battling a house fire at 815 East University Street.

Firefighters are asking the public to avoid the area.

Bloomington Firefighters are battling a blaze at 815 East University Street Please avoid the area. Photo credits: Bloomington Fire Department

The alarm came in around 8:41 p.m. Thursday.

Bloomington Police and IU Health Ambulance Service is also on scene.

This story will be updated when more information becomes available.