Fire that damaged historic New Jersey inn not suspicious

Officials say the fire that damaged a historic New Jersey inn that once hosted George Washington is not suspicious.

Fire that damaged historic New Jersey inn not

Fire that damaged historic New Jersey inn not suspicious

DELAWARE TOWNSHIP - (AP) - Officials say the fire that damaged a historic New Jersey inn that once hosted George Washington is not suspicious.

Investigators say Monday's blaze at The Sergeantsville Inn in Delaware Township appears to have started in a waiter's station adjacent to the bar. But they do not know what sparked the blaze.

Flames heavily damaged the two-story stone structure that is more than 300 years old.

According to its website, The Sergeantsville Inn was converted from a private home into a grain and feed store in the 1830s. The restaurant opened in the early 1900s.

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