PASSAIC, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – Five families are out of their homes Monday after a large fire in Passaic, N.J.
Chopper 2 was over Passaic Street around 3:30 p.m. as firefighters worked in the severe heat to get the upper hand on the flames.READ MORE: Seen On Video: Marijuana Thrown Off Rooftop During Attempted Robbery In Brooklyn
The aerial view showed the firefighters pouring water onto what was left of the structure. At least two homes were damaged.READ MORE: Police Say Man Smashed Bottle In The Face Of Subway Rider In Brooklyn
The Red Cross is assisting at least 16 people.MORE NEWS: NYPD: 10-Year-Old Sexually Assaulted By Stranger Inside Her Manhattan Home
No word on what caused the fire.