Firefighters in Greater Sudbury responded to calls of a residential fire Wednesday afternoon.

According to officials, fire crews responded to calls of a residential fire on Lillian Street in Val Therese shortly before 4 p.m. Wednesday.

Firefighters tell CTV News that nobody was seriously injured. Residents were asked to avoid the area as the hot temperatures created a difficult work environment.

The extent of the damage is not yet known.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.