Watch: What happens when a fire starts during Thanksgiving cooking
Alameda County firefighter Dave Jansen monitors a turkey fryer full of boiling oil during a safety demonstration November 26, 2003 in San Leandro, California. Serious home fires and fatalities have been linked to deep-frying turkeys in homes on stovetops. Turkey fryers should be used outdoors, a safe distance away from buildings and other combustible materials. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
Posted at 10:41 AM, Nov 22, 2016
and last updated2016-11-22 11:23:40-05
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission demonstrated Thanksgiving-related kitchen fires, including turkey fryer, oven and stovetop fires at the National Museum of African American History and Culture Tuesday.
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