One man is dead and another seriously injured after a house fire in Loomis last night. Chief David Wheeler of the Loomis Fire Protection District says the fire started in a converted garage and quickly spread to the rest of the house.

Both men were found by rescuers in an area of the home filled with smoke. Both were unconscious and received emergency treatment at the scene. They were transported to Sutter Roseville Hospital, where one of died. The two men are believed to be father and son. The cause of the fire is unknown but it's not considered to be suspicious.