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“The Fulton Street Fire”

By BILL TOMPKINS, Correspondent | October 07, 2021 | NEW JERSEY

Story No. 100721102

On April 29th 1978 a fire in Paterson that is known as “The Fulton Street Fire” destroyed three factories, five dwellings, a Chiefs Gig, and two engines. Many other structures also received fire damage. Extensive mutual aid was called in to finally contain the blaze.

This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.