Breaking news this afternoon as the Ocean County Mall closes in the wake of today's strong storms that pounded the area.

At 5:45 this afternoon, the mall posted on their official Facebook page a simple statement that the shopping center was closed:

According to a number of those commenting, the cause seems to be an electrical fire near the Sears wing of the mall.

Stay with 92.7 WOBM and WOBM News for more information as it becomes available from officials.

 

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