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Devastating Seaside Park fire may have been accidental: officials

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(PIX11) — A new report suggests that investigators have ruled the devastating fire in Seaside Park and Seaside Heights as accidental.

Seaside Heights police chief Thomas Boyd and Gov. Chris Christie’s office have not commented on the report.

A spokesman for the Ocean County’s prosecutor’s office, which investigated the fire, said it has not made any announcement regarding the ruling on the fire.

It says the prosecutors will release the findings when they are finalized.

A news conference on the investigation is expected at 2 p.m. in Toms River.