BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. - A man was found dead in a house fire early Friday morning.

Firefighters responded to the 1300 block of 84th Court North at 12:30 a.m. and found a single-family home engulfed by fire.

After crews were able to get the flames under control, they discovered a man inside the home. Authorities found him deceased in his bed.

At 2:30 a.m., the Hennepin County Crime Lab was on the scene investigating.

The cause of the fire is not known and is under investigation.