Officials: Woodbridge fire intentionally set, victim identified

The Middlesex County Prosecutor's Office announced today that they determined a house in the Menlo Park Terrace section of Woodbridge was intentionally set on fire

WOODBRIDGE - The Middlesex County Prosecutor's Office announced today that they determined a house in the Menlo Park Terrace section of Woodbridge was intentionally set on fire by the man who was killed in the blaze.

The man has been identified as Robert Nass, 56. An autopsy performed by the Middlesex County Medical Examiner's Office determined that he died from smoke inhalation.

Firefighter Bruce Turcotte, 58, also died at the scene of the fire.Firefighter among 2 killed in Woodbridge fire

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