PATERSON, NJ – One person was killed following a house fire on Tuesday afternoon, according to ABC 7.
The two-family home that caught on fire was located at 17th Avenue.
The victim has not been identified. Five other individuals were displaced as a result of the fire.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.
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