Emergency personnel responded to the 5300 block of Glen Arm Road for a report of a dwelling fire.
Upon arriving at the scene, firefighters found heavy smoke and fire billowing from a single-family residence there, according to BCBN.
Reports indicate that, as of 10:30 a.m. ET, the fire had been raging for over an hour, as the fire is thought to have broken out around 9 a.m.
A unit of tankers have been called to the scene to help extinguish the blaze.
There is word on the amount of damage caused by the fire or whether any injuries were sustained.
The cause of the fire will be investigated.