Firefighters continue to battle blaze at Passaic warehouse nearly 24 hours later – CBS New York

Firefighters continue to battle blaze at Passaic warehouse nearly 24 hours later – CBS New York

PASSAIC, NJ (CBS New York) — Twenty-four hours after it started, a massive fire at the Passaic chemical plant is now under control, but with freezing conditions, firefighters still have a lot of work ahead of them. On Friday night, massive flames shot through the air, bringing traffic to a halt on Route 21, and … Read more

Crews battle 11-alarm fire at Passaic; Officials say flames did not reach main chlorine plant – CBS New York

Crews battle 11-alarm fire at Passaic;  Officials say flames did not reach main chlorine plant – CBS New York

PASSAIC, NJ (CBS New York) – Crews battled an 11-alarm fire in Passaic on Friday evening. The smoke was so widespread it shut down a major highway and could be seen nearly 10 miles away. READ MORE: Principal of St. Luke’s School clarifies details surrounding death of 16-year-old hockey player Teddy Balkind Passaic Mayor Hector … Read more

Three-alarm fire breaks out at chemical warehouse in Passaic – CBS New York

Three-alarm fire breaks out at chemical warehouse in Passaic – CBS New York

PASSAIC, NJ (CBS New York) — A three-alarm fire broke out on Friday evening in a building housing chemicals in Passaic. Smoke and flames are visible to drivers on Route 21, which is closed in all directions at Exit 12/Dayton Street. READ MORE: NYPD: Winston Glynn, charged with murder in the shooting of Kristal Bayron … Read more