DAVIE COUNTY, N.C. (WGHP) — Four people are dead after a fire in Cooleemee on Monday afternoon.

Davie County Sheriff JD Hartman during a news conference on Monday night said the victims were two adults and two children.

One of the adult victims was a man, and the other was a woman.

The children are estimated to be between the ages of 8 months and 4 years old.

Autopsies will be performed to determine the cause of death.

FOX8 is told the fire started around 2:14 p.m. on Junction Road and was under control at 3 p.m.

Deputies say a bystander went to the Cooleemee Fire Department and told firefighters the house was on fire.