3 killed in house fire west of Salem near Dallas

DALLAS, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say three people died and one person was hurt in a house fire west of Salem. The Polk County Sheriff’s Office says police and fire responded just after 3 a.m. Sunday and found the house near Dallas in flames. The sheriff’s office says the bodies of three people were found inside the residence. Their names haven’t been released. Deputies also found three people who had managed to escape from the residence. One was taken to a Portland hospital with significant injuries and the other two were treated at the scene. The fire is under investigation by the Polk County Sheriff’s Office and the Oregon State Fire Marshall.