Safe Thanksgiving Cooking

Local firefighters are getting the word out that Thanksgiving is just less than one week away and many families are already thinking about the upcoming holiday meal, which in most cases involves a turkey.“You think about Thanksgiving, you think about the family setting of having that home-cooked meal,” said Pikeville Fire Department Battalion Cheif Mitch Case.Officials with the Pikeville Fire Department say there are several ways to cook a turkey including roasting, smoking, and, what may be the most dangerous, deep-frying. Officials also say grease fires caused by deep-fryers are a large cause for concern during the holiday season.

Source: MG News

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