17 people displaced by 7-alarm fire in Paterson

A seven-alarm fire that broke out around midnight in a Paterson building has displaced 17 people, authorities said.

Fire officials say the majority of the flames were at the rear of the building at 195 Broadway.

The building was completely lost, including three businesses on the ground floor and apartments on the top floor. A roof collapse also occurred during the fire.

Authorities say one person remains missing and the number of displaced people could increase.

Officials said no injuries were reported.

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