Paterson Handles Two-Alarm Fire Involving Two Buildings
By MARTIN PELTA, Senior Correspondent | December 31, 2020 | NEW JERSEY
Story No. 010121117
Photo by Marty PeltaLadder Co. #3 making extension to the exposure building.
Photo by Marty PeltaMembers of Ladder 3 preparing to vent the roof of the original fire building.
Paterson, NJ - At approximately 4:15 A.M. on December 31, 2020, Paterson Fire was dispatched to 222 E 30th Street on the report of a fire.
First responding units found a working fire in a three-story wood-frame dwelling with extension into the upper floor of the 'D' exposure, a similar type building.
Units made quick advancement and were able to hold the fire to two alarms. There were no injuries and units were cleared after approximately two hours.
This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.