Investigation of Long Branch fire gets under way

Investigators in Monmouth County are looking into what caused a fire inside a Long Branch family business last night.Flames erupted at the Mid-Atlantic Food Distributors

LONG BRANCH - Investigators in Monmouth County are looking into what caused a fire inside a Long Branch family business last night.

Flames erupted at the Mid-Atlantic Food Distributors on West Avenue.

A witness claims to have seen a black pickup truck leave the scene before the fire broke out.

The owner of Mid-Atlantic Food Distributors says he suspects arson and estimates the damage to be more than $2 million.

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