Update: Just after 4 a.m., fire officials reported the flames were out.
Firefighters are on the scene of a structure fire at an abandoned motel.
This is on west Ramsey street near Interstate 10.
Firefighters said that heavy flames were showing when they arrived on the scene.
The fire started around 3:20 a.m. Sunday morning.
No word yet on the cause of the fire or if any injuries have been reported.
Stay with News Channel 3 for any new developments.