Police are investigating after a man was seen fleeing from the scene of a house fire Monday night.

Fire crews were called to the home on the 900 block of Robinson St. around 8 p.m.

A man was seen trying to put out the blaze, but ran away as soon as he saw emergency crews arrive.

Although the cost to the owner is unknown, police say damage to the house was extensive. No one was hurt. 

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Fire broke out at this home on the 900 block of Robinson St. in Regina Monday night. (CBC)