Numerous fire companies are on the scene of a fire in the vicinity of 267 Williams Street. Included in that area are a hobby shop, Russ’ Barber Shop and a private residence, near the intersection of Williams Street and Maryland Avenue. Drivers are asked to avoid the area while companies battle the blaze. There is no word on injuries. Heavy smoke is reported in the area. The call came in to Allegany County’s Office of Emergency Services before 7 p.m.