The Washoe County Medical Examiner's Office says two people died in connection with Thursday's house fire near Prater Way & Dolce Drive. 

The fire began at a home on Dolce Drive around 10 a.m. putting out a huge plume of smoke.

Firefighters were able to keep the blaze from spreading to nearby homes.

One person at the scene was taken to the hospital.

Once the smoke was cleared, firefighters were able to enter the home to investigate further.

Police were on scene are investigating if the fatal fire was accidental or intentional.

Authorities haven't released the names of two people.

If you have any information about this case is urged to call Sparks Police 353-2225 or Secret Witness 322-4900. Your call will remain anonymous.