Birmingham firefighters working house fire in North Titusville community (Update)

A home on Delta Street in the North Titusville community of BIrmingham is shown fully-engulfed by flames, Wednesday, February 5, 2014. (

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Birmingham firefighters are working a house fire in the North Titusville community Wednesday afternoon.

The fire broke out shortly after 1 p.m. at a home in the 400 block of Delta Street, where firefighters found the body of a man inside as they extinguished the flames.The fire is now out, but fire crews are still on the scene monitoring for hot spots.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time.

ABC 33/40 reporter Honora Gathings is at the scene and will provide updates as more information is made available.