HALEDON, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — An extra-alarm fire ripped through multiple homes in Haledon, N.J. as the New Year arrived, leaving numerous families displaced.
The fire was raging in the 400 block of Morrissee Avenue in Haledon as of around midnight New Year’s Day.READ MORE: Appeals Judge Leaves N.Y. Mask Mandate In Place, For Now
Haledon Mayor Domenick Stampone told CBS 2 the town has set up a temporary shelter at borough hall, and reported numerous displaced families.
At least three structures were left uninhabitable.READ MORE: NYPD Officer Wilbert Mora Dies After Being Shot In Line Of Duty In Harlem: 'True Heroes Never Die'
At least six local fire departments were involved in fighting the fire, including the City of Paterson, Stampone said.
The fire had not been brought under control as of 12:30 a.m. Wednesday.
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