Large building fire displaces 14 people in Paterson

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A large building fire displaced 14 people Monday night in Paterson.

The fire on the 200 block of Rosa Parks Boulevard broke out around 10 p.m. Monday.

It quickly grew to four alarms, prompting fire departments from nearby towns to provide assistance. Crews were able to keep the fire from spreading further.

The American Red Cross responded to the fire and says that the organization is helping those impacted to find temporary lodging, food and clothing.

A cause of the fire is under investigation. There were no reports of any serious injuries.

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