DULUTH- An adult male was taken to the hospital after he escaped a Duluth house fire early Thursday morning.

According Duluth Fire officials, the fire broke out on the 100 block of Chester Parkway. 

The Assistant Chief says another person was home at the time of the fire, but they were able to make it outside and were uninjured. 

Damage is estimated around $60,000.

Authorities say the cause is unknown at this point. The Fire Marshal's office will continue investigating.