Fire in Portsmouth, Ohio kills woman and three children

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio -- A woman and three young children are dead after a house fire in Portsmouth. All of the children were younger than two-years-old.

Fire officials say three other people were injured in the blaze.

Investigators believe the fire started in the back of the wood frame house, but they don't know the cause.

Firefighters say there were no smoke detectors inside the home.

Posted by LS