SALEM, OR (KPTV) - A man has died at a hospital after being rescued from a house fire in Salem Friday morning.

At around 5:15 a.m., Marion County Fire District #1 crews responded to the report of a fire on the 4300 block of Munkers Street Southeast.

Officials said Timothy Allen, 45, was rescued from the house and taken to an area hospital, where he later died.

Roads were closed in the area while crews remained at the scene.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Marion County Fire District #1 was assisted by Salem, Keizer, Aumsville and Turner Fire districts.

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