A man was taken to hospital in stable condition after an overnight fire that damaged two homes in Winnipeg's North End.

Officials say the fire started at 690 Pritchard Ave. at about 1:30 a.m. on Monday, with flames seen shooting through the roof.

It then spread to a neighbouring home at 688 Pritchard.

Damage to the first home is estimated at $115,000 and damage to 688 Pritchard is $135,000.