UPDATE: Multi-Family House Destroyed by Fire in Clifton

Firefighters in Passaic County battled a 2-alarm fire that destroyed a multifamily home in Clifton.

Offcials say one person was hos[italized after fire ripped through the three-story house in the 400 block of Lexington Avenue.

Massive flames were visible from the windows and the roof of the home upon firefighters' arrival.

Firefighters rescued a woman living on the second floor of the home. The woman was transported to the hospital in an unknown condition.

Several cats were unaccounted for according to fire officials.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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