Paterson residents start over after devastating fire that destroyed multiple buildings on River Street

Nearly a dozen families are homeless after a fire ripped through several apartment buildings in Paterson.

Flames destroyed the homes on the 500 block of River Street Wednesday, and now those residents are scrambling to find new homes.

Like most of her neighbors, Neuris Lopez is now trying to put her life back together. "Everything is completely gone," she says. "We have nothing."


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