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Deadly fire in Middletown, New Jersey

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A late-night house fire in Middletown, N.J., killed two people.

The victims have been identified as Diane Young, 56, and her daughter, Jacquelin Young, 27. Autopsies showed they died of smoke inhalation, officials said.

The fire broke out just before 11 p.m. Tuesday in the home on Ideal Avenue.

The fire department found flames concentrated on the second floor of the dwelling. 

The county fire marshal and other authorities investigated the fire and determined the cause was accidental.

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