Fire and rescue workers battling house fire in Alabaster

© Flames inside a home located at 545 13th Street Southwest in Alabaster on Tuesday night. (

Alabaster Fire and Rescue are on the scene of a house fire at 545 13th Street Southwest. The Pelham Fire Department has been called in as mutual aid.

The fire began at approximately 7:30 p.m. Tuesday night. It is unknown at this time if the home is occupied by any residents.

ABC 33/40 has a crew at the scene and will provide updates as more information is made available.

Update 8:40 p.m.

The home was not occupied at the time of the fire, which firefighters believe began in the basement. The flames appeared to have been contained to the interior of the house.

An investigation is on-going.