DULUTH, Minn. (AP) _ Authorities in Duluth say a teenage girl saved her family when their house caught fire.

Reports say the fire broke out around 1 a.m. Tuesday. Firefighters arrived to find heavy flames showing in a second-story window.

A search of the house revealed the family of four adults and four children had escaped.

Assistant Fire Chief Dennis Edwards said the 15-year-old girl woke up, realized the house was burning and told everyone to get out.

One adult suffered burns to his hands when tried to put the fire out before he was forced to flee.