Overnight fire causes partial collapse of Paterson NJ building – NorthJersey.com

Overnight fire causes partial collapse of Paterson NJ building - NorthJersey.com

Officials: Multiple businesses destroyed in Paterson fire

Our dog is the one that saved our lives, because hes the one that told us the fire was going on, said Abraham Morales, who lives in the building and managed to escape the fire. Flames and we just ran out.

Multiple businesses have been destroyed as an early morning three-alarm fire burned through a mixed-use building that will now have to be torn down.

Meanwhile, two other fires were reported on 14th Avenue and 21st Avenue. A two-story vacant structure caught on fire on 14th Avenue. Firefighters quickly put out the flames in the rear of the building, said the deputy chief.

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