5 hospitalized after house fire on Newton Street

DENVER - Five people were taken to the hospital early Tuesday morning after a house fire in the 700 block of Newton Street in Denver.

The fire started around 3 a.m.

Firefighters told 7NEWS when they arrived, they found heavy smoke pouring from the north side of the home and the front door.

Officials said four adults and one child escaped the home on their own, but all five were taken to the hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation.

Fire investigators have been called in to determine the cause and origin of the fire.

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