Three-alarm fire in Paterson engulfs two houses, leaves 14 people homeless
(11/27/04) PATERSON - A three-alarm fire Saturday destroyed two homes in Paterson and left 14 people looking for shelter.
The blaze started in a two-story, two-family house on Walnut Street near Preakness Avenue. Firefighters say the wind caused the blaze to quickly spread to a second house.
No one was injured in the fire, and its cause remains under investigation.