1 killed in overnight Mendham Township house fire

(AP) - Officials say a man who lived alone died in a house fire in Mendham Township.Neighbors called 911 when they saw smoke and flames

MENDHAM TOWNSHIP - (AP) - Officials say a man who lived alone died in a house fire in Mendham Township.

Neighbors called 911 when they saw smoke and flames coming from the home on Woodland Road late last night.

The Morris County Prosecutor's Office says 65-year-old John Beck was pronounced dead at the scene.

The office says a preliminary investigation has determined the fire started in the kitchen.

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