Charlotte firefighters were called late Saturday night to battle a blaze at home in the northwest part of the city.
The fire was reported shortly after 9:45 p.m. at a residence on Avalon Avenue at Glenwood Drive. That is about a block north of Tuckaseegee Road.
Firefighters reported heavy flames and smoke coming from the home when they arrived shortly before 10 p.m. There were no initial reports of injuries.