One person was injured after a house fire in the 70 block of Hannah Street in Port Charlotte early Tuesday morning.

Just before 1230am, fire crews were called to the home and found flames and heavy smoke coming from the garage.

The homeowner, who has not been identified, was found outside the home and airlifted to Blake Medical Center. His condition remains unknown- the home sustained “significant damage,” according to fire officials.

The cause of the blaze remains under investigation.