UPDATE: Ladonia Volunteer Fire Department says that the family of three adults and two kids was at home when the fire broke out.
Fire officials say that the fire was very rough due to tongue and groove construction.
Smiths, Mount Olive, Crawford, and Uchee Creek fire units assisted in the fire.
ORIGINAL STORY: PHENIX CITY, Ala. – News 3 has a crew on the scene of a house fire in Russell County, where firefighters are actively trying to control and contain the blazes.
The fire started at 15 Coffield Drive in Phenix City around 7:00 a.m. EST.
As you can see in the pictures, flames burned through the roof and continue to take a toll on the home.
Stay with News 3 on this developing story.