A home was destroyed and a woman was sent to hospital after a fire in Portage la Prairie on Tuesday.

It happened just before 2 a.m. at a home on Old Bridge Road. The woman, the only person in the residence, escaped and called 911.

She was then transported to hospital with undetermined injuries when emergency crews arrived.

The single family home is a total loss, police said.

The cause of the fire has not yet been determined.