DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — A man has died in a fire at an apartment building in Duluth.
Firefighters responded to an eight-unit apartment building in the city’s East Hillside neighborhood about 2:30 a.m. Tuesday.READ MORE: Como Park H.S. Student About To Take Flight As J-ROTC Cadet
When crews arrived smoke was coming from the first and second floors of the two-story building, officials said.READ MORE: Behind-The-Scenes Of Wildlife Science Center's Mission To Learn All About Wolves
Tenants were able to get an unconscious man out of the unit where the fire started and attempted to resuscitate him.
He was rushed to a hospital where he was pronounced dead. Firefighters had the fire under control in 20 minutes.MORE NEWS: How Can You Tell If You're Truly Burning Out? What Can You Do About It?
Damage to the building is estimated at $75,000. The cause of the fire is under investigation by the local fire marshal.