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Fire under investigation after killing one man

WHITE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -  A man was found dead inside his home after a fire broke out in White County early Saturday morning.

Just before 3:30 a.m., Rocky Point and Judsonia Fire Departments responded to a house fire at 1888 Rocky Point Road.

White County investigators are trying to figure out exactly what happened to 48-year-old Jerry Davis, whose body was found inside.

According to the Arkansas State Police Fire Marshal, the fire may have started in the kitchen with something left unattended on the stove.

Davis' body was taken to the Arkansas State Crime Lab to determine cause of death. The White County Sheriff's Department investigation is ongoing.

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