MANITOWOC, WI (WTAQ) - A man is hospitalized following a house fire overnight in Manitowoc.
The blaze started before 11 p.m. Monday in the basement of a home in the 900 block of S. 40th Street.
Fire crews say a man inside the home awoke to smoke detectors and found the flames. He woke up family members and got them out of the house.
The man was taken to the hospital, where he was treated for smoke inhalation and released.
The fire caused minimal damage to the basement. The cause is still under investigation.