PATERSON, NJ
A 3rd Alarm fire on Main Street spread out of control due to high winds. Nine houses were involved in the blaze. The city had to call in outside Departments to man the empty Paterson Stations. The fire started at 2:00 PM and was still burning out of control before 8:00 PM. 50 plus people have to be relocated from the blaze. No injuries have beeen reported at this time.

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[This message has been edited by Paterson FireOfficers (edited October 29, 2000).]

[This message has been edited by Paterson FireOfficers (edited October 29, 2000).]