MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A man was hospitalized Thursday morning following a house fire in northeast Minneapolis.
The Minneapolis Fire Department says the fire started around 2 a.m. at a duplex on the 400 block of Broadway Street Northeast. When crews arrived at the home, they found heavy smoke on the first floor and quickly knocked down the flames.READ MORE: 1 Dead, 4 Injured In Andover Crash
Inside the home, crews found a man collapsed near the back door. Firefighters performed CPR on the man before paramedics brought him to a hospital. No word was given on the man’s condition.READ MORE: Richfield Police Seek Help After Thief Steals Car With Owner's Dog Inside
A woman who was upstairs was able to make it out of the home safely.MORE NEWS: 39-Year-Old Man Dies In Central Minnesota Rollover Crash
The cause of the fire is under investigation.