Egg Harbor Township police are investigating a fire that caused significant damage in the kitchen of the Cardiff Volunteer Fire Company building Monday night.

Assistant Chief Steven Sear said the fire started around 7 p.m. The building was unoccupied at the time of the blaze and firefighters responded to extinguish it.

The cause is under investigation. Sear said and police at the scene declined comment.

No one was hurt, Sear said.

Joel Landau

Senior copy editor for the Press of Atlantic City. Have worked as a reporter, copy editor and news editor with the paper since 1985. A graduate of the University of Delaware.