A Brookston home was considered a total loss after a fire Sunday afternoon.

The blaze broke out in a residence at 4792 Stevens Road just after 1:30 p.m., according to the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office. Firefighters from multiple agencies arrived on scene, finding it engulfed in flames.

The sheriff’s office reported that a single resident was able to escape without injury. The fire was quickly brought under control, but the home, valued at $80,000, was considered a total loss. A cause was not immediately clear and remained under investigation.

The Industrial, Floodwood, Culver and Cloquet fire departments all assisted at the scene.

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