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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC-TV) - Seven people died early Saturday morning when a fire broke out in a home at 860 Baltimore in Orange Mound.

Memphis Fire Department Lt. Keith Staples said three additional people - a child an two teenagers - suffered burns and were taken to a local hospital.

Staples said the fire broke out just after 5:30am.

Officials have not yet released the name or age of any of the fire's victims, or what caused the blaze.

Stay with Action News 5 and WMCTV.com for updates on this story throughout the day.

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