Police & Fire

House Fire Displaces 3, Injures Firefighter Thursday

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PATERSON, NJ - A house fire Thursday morning displaced three residents and left a Paterson firefighter slightly injured.

According to Tour Commander Chief William Henderson, the fire broke out at 2 Ann Place at around 9 a.m. in the second floor/attic area of the two-and-one-half-story wood frame two-family dwelling. All utilities were shut down and the home was deemed uninhabitable, displacing three who lived there--two on the first floor and one on the second floor.

A firefighter on the scene sustained an injury to his arm, but he remained at the scene and stayed on duty.

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