RUO LINDA (CBS13) — Sacramento Metro firefighters battled a fire in a vacant house on O Street in Rio Linda.

Officials warned that traffic in the area will be impacted in the area of Dry Creek Road and O Street as firefighters worked to get water supply.

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Firefighters said this was a defensive fire, that will be fought from the outside due to the structural stability and partial roof collapse.

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A spokesperson for Metro Fire said the blaze was knocked down just before 4:10 p.m.

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Avoid the area if possible.