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.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Crowds come for the hard ciders and stay 1 East End: The Riverhead Ciderhouse
Police say two teenagers were shot just before 2 Police respond to possible shooting in Jersey City
A person has barricaded his or herself inside 3 Suspect in custody after Elizabeth standoff; child unharmed
Neighborhood Brief for March 26 4 Neighborhood Brief for March 26
Neighborhood Brief for March 26 5 Neighborhood Brief for March 26

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

It's good to know you have Walt Kane Kane in Your Corner

It's good to know you have Walt Kane in your corner.

News 12 takes a look at the hottest Tech Check

Eric Landskroner has a look at the latest gadgets and biggest stories in tech.

News 12 On the Scene

Check out these exclusive videos from New Jersey celebs!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE