11 firefighters injured in house fire of NJ hoarder

Fire killed 20 cats, injured 11 firefighters, most of them from throwing piles of heavy debris out of windows


The Associated Press

PASSAIC, N.J. — A fire in the home of a New Jersey hoarder has killed 20 cats and injured 11 firefighters, most of them from throwing piles of heavy debris.

Passaic Fire Chief Patrick Trentacost tells The Record newspaper (http://bit.ly/sDthHC) that Tuesday's blaze was one of the most dangerous fires he has seen.

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