Five taken to hospital after house fire on Newton Street

Five people were taken to a hospital for smoke inhalation after a fire broke out at 715 N. Newton St. in Denver on Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014. (Credit: Cathy Hernandez)

Five people were taken to a hospital for smoke inhalation after a fire broke out at 715 N. Newton St. in Denver on Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014. (Credit: Cathy Hernandez)

DENVER — A house fire sent five people to the hospital in Denver early Tuesday morning.The fire at 715 N. Newton St. broke out about 3 a.m. Five people, including a 4-year-old boy, of an extended family living at the home were able to get out of the home.

They were taken the hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation, the Denver Fire Department said.

Fire investigators are working to determine the cause of the fire.