Simulated dorm room fire

Published at 6:48 p.m. on August 20, 2013 | Modified at 6:48 p.m. on August 20, 2013

Video from a fire safety demonstration at Shaw University including a simulated dorm room fire shows how quickly a fire can spread in a dorm room without sprinklers. Video by News & Observer photojournalist Al Drago

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