1 dead, 5 injured in Salem, NH apartment fire

SALEM, N.H. (WHDH) - One person is dead after a fire in Salem, New Hampshire.

The fire broke out at an apartment building on Cluff Crossing Road late Saturday night.

Firefighters say four people were rescued with ladders. A fifth person had to jump from a third-floor window. Those people all suffered minor injuries.

Salem Fire posted a photo from the front of the apartment building showing large scorch marks from the flames.

Investigators are trying to determine the cause of the fire.