Families displaced, shop destroyed by 5-alarm fire in Jersey City

5-alarm fire destroys Jersey City building

5-alarm fire destroys Jersey City building

Several families are without a home today after an overnight fire destroyed several buildings in Jersey City.

The fire broke out in a produce shop on the 300-block of Central Avenue early Friday.

The fire was so intense that crews were forced to evacuate for safety. The three-story building owned by Jersey City Councilman Michael Yun collapsed from all the damage.

"I owned the...

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