One person has died and four others have been hospitalized after a fire consumed a home in Guelph.

The fire was reported early Saturday at a home on Deerpath Drive. Five people in the home were taken to Guelph General Hospital, where one of them succumbed to injuries sustained in the blaze.

The identities of the deceased and those hospitalized have not been released.

The Ontario Fire Marshal and the Guelph fire department are investigating.