A fire on 11th Avenue has the Franklin street closed temporarily due to a fire.
A call went out to dispatch shortly before 5 p.m. and numerous emergency vehicles converged on 11th Avenue South, closing the street between West Main Street and Natchez Street.
Police officers on the scene confirmed that it was a structure fire; one of the houses on the street was burning. They did not confirm an address.
More information will be available as this story develops.