Man dies after house fire in NE Minneapolis

One man has died after firefighters found him in a house fire in northeast Minneapolis. 

According to the Minneapolis Fire Department, the fire was reported around 6 p.m. on the 1100 block of 23rd Avenue Northeast. 

While searching the house, firefighters found an unconscious man who was transported to the hospital. 

Firefighters were able to confine the fire within a few minutes. The cause of the fire is now under investigation.