PASSAIC, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A three-alarm fire broke out at a building housing chemicals in Passaic on Friday night.
Smoke and flames are visible to drivers on Route 21, which is closed in all directions at Exit 12/Dayton Street.
The three-story warehouse on nearby Passaic Street caught fire around 8:30 p.m.
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Mayor Hector Lora on Facebook told all residents to stay away from the area and those who live in the area to close their windows.
According to the mayor, multiple buildings were involved.
CBS2 has a crew heading to the scene.
Watch CBS2 News at 11 p.m. for the latest information.