Published: Sep 18, 2011 2:54 PM EDT

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla- A house went up in flames just after 3 this morning in Lehigh Acres on Morgan Circle North.

Firefighters found the man on the lawn, and was able to escape. He was taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation.

Investigators say the house is a total loss and they do not know what caused the blaze.