Omaha house fire leads to two in hospital, three dead pets

OMAHA, Neb. -- Two people are in the hospital after a house fire in northwest Omaha. 

Douglas County dispatch says the fire was first reported near 79th and Bauman Avenue around 3 a.m.

One side of the home was completely charred by the fire. 

Two people were taken to a hospital and three pets were found dead in the home. 

A neighbor described the two victims as brothers who both live at the house.

The cause of the fire had not been determined.