Deadly New Jersey shore motel fire that killed 4 sparked by man on drugs with cigarette

  • by: WAYNE PARRY , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 2, 2014 - 3:11 PM

POINT PLEASANT BEACH, N.J. — A man high on opiates fell asleep on a motel couch while smoking a cigarette, touching off the March fire that killed him and three others, authorities said Wednesday.

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