Authorities: Woman, child die in house fire in western Ohio

SIDNEY, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a woman and child have died in a house fire and two men inside the home were taken to a hospital for smoke inhalation in western Ohio.

Fire officials in Sidney say two firefighters also were taken to a hospital for treatment of minor injuries in the fire that was reported about 2:30 a.m. Thursday

The identities of the woman and child have not been released. Authorities say they are trying to determine the cause of the fire.

Sidney is about 40 miles north of Dayton.