PATERSON, NJ - An investigation is continuing into a morning fire Wednesday that claimed the life of a 62-year-old Paterson woman.
According to Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes, Paterson Police Chief Ibrahim Baycora, and Paterson Fire Chief Brian McDermott, police and fire officials responded to a second–alarm fire at a single-family residence located at 50 Doremus Avenue at approximately 8:28 A.M.
One victim, Nancy Salt, was removed from the residence and transported to Saint Joseph’s University Medical Center where she was pronounced deceased as a result of the fire. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
The Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office asks anyone with additional information about this incident to contact them on their tips line at 1-877-370-PCPO or email@example.com or to contact the Paterson Police Department at (973) 321-1111.
Editor's Note: This article was amended to reflect that the investigation is continuing.
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