NEW BEDFORD — Firefighters are responding to a working structure fire just outside of downtown New Bedford.

The fire was reported just after 11 a.m. on Thursday at 11 Spruce Street. The home is located at the corner of Spruce and Hillman Streets.

Firefighters with the New Bedford Fire Department reported fire showing when they arrived on scene.

The home at the address is a three-story wooden-frame building.

Fire Engines 1, 7, 8, and 11 have responded to the scene and are working to extinguish the fire. Mutual aid from Dartmouth has been requested.

This story will be updated.