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Closed bedroom door could save your life in a house fire

Posted February 18, 2019 6:37 p.m. EST
Updated February 19, 2019 10:42 a.m. EST

Inside a house fire, a closed door can mean the difference between time to escape and smoke inhalation.

Monica Laliberte was on the scene for a fire training exercise with firefighters from across Johnston County as they showed that difference in stark contrast. Firefighters want you to "close before you doze."