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Fatal New Bedford fire under investigation

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By: Dee DeQuattro


Twitter: @deedequattro

Officials are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal fire this morning in New Bedford.

Around 8:30 a.m. the fire department was called for signs of smoke showing at 55 Rounds Street. The fire was quickly contained to the second floor of the two-story home.

The one male victim was found inside the home. Two dogs were found in the bottom floor of the apartment and removed.

A crime scene has been established at the address however are not saying if the fire is suspicious. The District Attorney's Office is currently investigating.

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