20 people left homeless after Paterson fire

Firefighters in Paterson had a busy night, tackling two fires overnight. The latest fire broke out at around 4:15 a.m. on Michigan Avenue near Main

This was the second fire in Paterson this evening.

This was the second fire in Paterson this evening. (12/28/12)

PATERSON - Firefighters in Paterson had a busy night, tackling two fires overnight.

The latest fire broke out at around 4:15 a.m. on Michigan Avenue near Main Street. Fire officials say 20 people have been displaced as a result of the blaze.

The fire appears to have started in the upper floors of one home and quickly spread to another. No injuries have been reported.

Earlier firefighters battled a three-alarm fire on the 500 block of East 36th Street. 

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