MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. (AP) — One person has died and another person has been injured in a house fire in Mount Vernon.

WABC-TV reports the fire was began in a multi-family home on South First Avenue at about 5:30 p.m. Monday.

Fire officials say a male, believed to be in his 60s, was pronounced dead.

A woman was pulled from the kitchen and hospitalized.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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Information from: WABC-TV, http://www.7online.com