SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — Firefighters were battling a two-alarm fire burning two homes in San Jose Friday afternoon.

The fire was reported on the 10000 block of Claudia Drive in the city’s Alum Rock neighborhood.

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Craig Rose, a photographer for several South Bay fire agencies, tweeted that firefighters were “in rescue mode” and were evacuating residents.

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The San Jose Fire Department tweeted about 30 minutes later that one person had been rescued.

Authorities asked residents in the area to avoid the 10000 block of Claudia Drive.

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By around 3:30 p.m., fire crews appeared to have a handle on the fire.