FOX19 News at 8 a.m. - Fire Safety in the Kitchen

1) a skillet grease fire (cover with lid if possible and turn off burner) 2) oven fire (keep door closed and turn off oven.) 3) Key points: Never run with or try to move a burning pan, chances are you'll get burned and drop the pan. 4) Never use water or flour on a fire - both will spread not extinguish the fie 5) Always call the FD via 911 to have us check that the fire is really out with no extension, and to help air out the smoke in your home. 6) Having working smoke alarms - in two instances of the kitchen fires a working smoke alarm alerted the occupants of the fire, and damage was minimal.

FOX19 News at 8 a.m. - Fire Safety in the Kitchen