Published: Jul 29, 2013 3:33 PM EDT

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A man and a cat are dead following a fire at a Daytona Beach apartment.
Fire officials found a 47-year-old man face down behind his front door early Monday.
The Daytona Beach News-Journal ( ) reports the fire started in the bedroom and appeared to be accidental. The state fire marshal's office is investigating.
Firefighters tried to revive the man, who was taken to a Daytona Beach hospital. He died a short time later.

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