SAGINAW, Mich. (AP) _ Five people died today in a fire that swept a single-family residence here, police said.

The fire was reported at 1:55 a.m in the home on the city's east side, said police spokesman Richard Dolson.

The five victims ranged from ages 5 to 57, he said.

The cause and other details of the fire were unavailable, Dolson said, adding that homicide and fire investigators were at the scene this morning.