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Officials state that unattended grilling is at the center of college campus fire

By nfpa@jiveon.com According to fire officials, the weekend dormitory fire that displaced more than 70 at Dartmouth College, in Hanover, New Hampshire, was caused by students using a hibachi grill on the roof of the building. The overnight fire took hours to put out,

Source:: NFPA – Safety Information


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