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Dozens of people were left homeless when a fast-moving fire roared through an apartment building in northern New Jersey

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PATERSON, New Jersey — Dozens of people were left homeless when a fast-moving fire roared through an apartment building in northern New Jersey.

No injuries were reported in the fire on Main Street in Paterson, which was reported around 1:45 a.m. Saturday. Firefighters were able to contain the blaze, but the three-story building eventually collapsed.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

Officials say the blaze left about 53 residents homeless. They were being assisted by the American Red Cross.

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