Mariner’s Cove Motor Inn
A cigarette discarded in a stuffed chair touched off a fire that killed four people at a New Jersey shore motel last week, authorities said Monday.
The Ocean County prosecutor plans to meet with arson investigators who have been digging through the remains of a motel in Point Pleasant Beach where a fire killed four people.
Authorities say they will need to use DNA testing and other methods to positively identify the four people killed in a motel fire in Point Pleasant Beach.
A fire early Friday destroyed a New Jersey shore motel that was housing people displaced by Superstorm Sandy, killing four people and injuring eight, authorities said.