House fire sends 5 to hospital with injuries

PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say five people are being treated for injuries after a fire broke out in a Pittsfield home.

The Pittsfield Fire Department responded to a fire at a three-story house on Dalton Avenue at about 3:30 a.m. Sunday. Several nearby departments were also called to help fight the blaze.

Five people were taken from the home to be treated at a hospital. Fire officials have not released their identities or details about their injuries.

Authorities are investigating the fire and say surrounding roads will be closed through Sunday morning.

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