This story has been updated as of 5:30 p.m. on May 10

PATERSON, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Crews battled a fire that spread to several buildings in Paterson on Saturday night.

Multiple fire companies responded to the scene of the six-alarm blaze on Beech Street.

According to Hawthorne Fire Company #2, the fire spread to at least six buildings.

CBS2 has learned a total of 56 people were displaced.

More than 100 firefighters from several towns worked to get the flames under control.

No one was hurt.

Officials said it is unclear what caused the fire.

The Red Cross said it is helping multiple families.


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