Turkey fireball

Firefighters demonstrate the dangers of deep-frying turkeys and other kitchen hazards ahead of Thanksgiving. [8 photos total]

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A frozen turkey is dropped into a hot deep fryer and creates a large fireball at a Consumer Product Safety Commission Thanksgiving fire and food safety demonstration of holiday kitchen fires in Rockville, Maryland. (REUTERS/Gary Cameron) #
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A firefighter prepares to drop a frozen turkey into a hot deep fryer. (REUTERS/Gary Cameron) #
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A frozen turkey is dropped into a hot deep fryer. (REUTERS/Gary Cameron) #
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A frozen turkey is dropped into a hot deep fryer. (REUTERS/Gary Cameron) #
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A frozen turkey is dropped into a hot deep fryer, creating a large fireball. (REUTERS/Gary Cameron) #
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A firefighter attempts to put out a fire after a frozen turkey was dropped into a hot deep fryer. (REUTERS/Gary Cameron) #
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A firefighter demonstrates the incorrect method of putting out a stovetop fire with water. (REUTERS/Gary Cameron) #
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A firefighter demonstrates the incorrect method of putting out a stovetop fire with water. (REUTERS/Gary Cameron) #

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