A Metro East man has died in a house fire. The unidentified victim was discovered inside a home in Madison early Sunday morning. Firefighters say he wasn't found until the flames had been extinguished. A woman who lived in the home escaped unharmed.

She told firefighters the blaze started in the kitchen, and she awoke to see smoke and fled the home. The man who perished is reportedly an occupant of the home, but has not been identified pending the notification of family.

(WBGZ-ME/Metro News)