Firefighters are on the scene of a fire at a house under construction in Burlington.

The call for the fire on Lakeshore Road, between Walkers and Appleby lines, came in shortly before 6:45 p.m., a representative with the Burlington Fire Department says.

Approximately 35 firefighters at the scene are currently trying to prevent the fire from spreading to neighbouring houses.

No injuries have been reported.

The cause of the fire was not immediately known.