Police & Fire

Fire on 23rd Avenue in Paterson Displaces Nine

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PATERSON, N.J. - A single-alarm fire ripped through a 23rd Avenue house early Monday evening according to deputy fire chief Pablo Del Valle.

The fire started on the second floor and the fire department worked on the fire for about a half hour before extinguishing the blaze around 7:15pm.

The fire has displaced 9 people, and they are currently being assisted by the American Red Cross.

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