One third of all house fires start in the Kitchen! Firefighter/Paramedic Tess DiDonato shared information Monday on kitchen fires, causes of fires, safety must-haves and fire prevention tips with the seniors at the Auburn Senior Center.

Firefighter DiDonato is a member of the Bureau of Community Risk Reduction that provides outreach in the community for seniors and children.

Tess Didonato

Pictured is Firefighter DiDonato with the portable kitchen props that include a stove top and toaster. The props also simulate electrical issues in the kitchen.