07/22/2014 06:46 EDT | Updated 09/21/2014 05:59 EDT

Firefighters battle large blaze at Kitchener condo site

Firefighters are battling a blaze at a construction site at St. Leger and Louisa streets in downtown Kitchener.

There are road closures in the area as crews work to bring the fire under control.

The following streets are closed: St Leger Street, Louisa Street, Margaret Avenue and Wellington Street North.

Police and firefighters advise drivers to avoid the area.