TOMS RIVER: Just before 07:00 Monday morning OCSN reported a working structure fire at a residence on the 0 Block of Monroe. It was quickly confirmed to be a residence, and was engulfed in flames. The home in Pleasant Plains (just off US 9) was not occupied at the time of the blaze, however at least one pet is reported as a casualty of the fire. Due to the intensity of the fire, nearby structures and vehicles were also damaged by the heat & smoke. At this time the fire is currently under investigation.