(Manchester, NH) - Four people are dead after an early morning fire in a Manchester apartment building. Several other injuries are reported.


Fire officials say the blaze was first reported just after 5 this morning at 197 Wilson Street. The building houses several businesses on the ground floor and apartments on the upper two floors.

Two residents were found dead at the scene and two others died after being taken to area hospitals. Officials have not released information about those killed, but reports are that they were two adults and two children.

One firefighter suffered minor injuries battling the flames.

Several streets around the fire scene remain blocked off to traffic as the investigation continues..