Firefighters on scene of house explosion in Paterson

Firefighters on scene of house explosion in Paterson

Firefighters on scene of house explosion in Paterson

PATERSON - Emergency crews are on the scene of a house explosion in Paterson.

The blast occurred just before 9:30 a.m. at a home on Goshen Street.

Residents in the area tell News 12 there was a gas leak reported shortly before the explosion happened.

Video from the scene shows at least one home was reduced to a pile of rubble. Debris can be seen on the rooftops of nearby homes and across the street.

Authorities have not yet said if there were any injuries as a result of the blast.

Firefighters and emergency medical personnel from across the city have been called to the scene to help.

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