By CBS3 Staff

SALEM COUNTY, N.J. (CBS) — An emergency food distribution effort got underway at noon in Carneys Point, Salem County. It’s being held in the parking lot of Atlantic City Electric on Collins Drive.

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Five-hundred boxes of food are available for those in need on a first-come, first-served basis.

This distribution effort runs until 2 p.m. Friday.