Updated Jan. 1 at 8:54 p.m.
Authorities in Redmond say five people - four of them children - have been killed in an apartment fire early Saturday.
Police spokesman Officer Matt Peringer says a 32-year-old man died and a woman was taken to a hospital. The children, four boys, were aged 11 and younger, according to The Seattle Times.
Residents of 12 apartments were evacuated and taken to temporary housing.