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Man, Dog Found Dead Inside Ocean Twp. Home After Reported Kitchen Fire

Ocean Township New Jersey

A man and a dog were found dead inside Ocean home, after an early morning fire today, authorities said.

At approximately 2:20 a.m., a call reporting a fire at a Bonita Road home, Ocean County Prosecutor's Office spokesman Al Della Fave said. 

Fire crews responded and extinguished the blaze but discovered a man and a dog dead inside the home. 

Fire was primarily contained to the kitchen area.

Incident remains under investigation. 

The man's identity is being withheld at this time.