WATERTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say three people have died in a house fire in Watertown, New York.

Fire Chief Dale Herman tells WWNY that a father and five children were in the home when the fire broke out at around 1:30 a.m. on Thursday.

The identities of the victims have not been released.

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Information from: WWNY-TV, http://www.wwnytv.com