KENLY, N.C. (AP) — A father and son have died in a house fire in North Carolina.

News outlets reported that firefighters were called to a home near Kenly around 10:30 a.m. Sunday.

The Johnston County Sheriff's Office said a father and son were pronounced dead at the scene. Their names have not been released. A woman and two other children were taken to a Chapel Hill hospital for treatment. There was word on their condition.

Authorities said the fire started in a bedroom near the back of the house. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.