HUTCHINSON, Kan. (KAKE) - A Hutchinson house fire that took the life of one person has since been put out.

Around 2:17 p.m. on Tuesday, HFD say that they were sent to 4506 East Avenue G after reports of a structure fire. They arrived at the location to find a 2-and-a-half-story home with heavy smoke showing from the front. 

People at the scene told the firefighters that someone was still inside the house. The person was found by firefighters and life-saving measures were attempted. 

Unfortunately after 40 minutes, the person was pronounced dead. 

HFD also found a dog inside the home and it is expected to be ok. 

An investigation is underway to determine the cause of the fire.