Fire badly damages vacant house in Paterson

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PATERSON -

A fire in Paterson burned for several hours late Tuesday night, causing part of the house to collapse.

The fire broke out on Clinton Street near Seventh Street around 10 p.m.

The fire became so intense that part of the roof collapsed.

Officials say that the home was vacant and no one was hurt.

Editor’s note:  A previous version of this story incorrectly stated the fire was near Seventh Avenue.

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