16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Mobile
The Last Shabbat

A deadly house fire leaves the last Shabbat meal on the stove in a Jewish Orthodox home. The couple died after using matches to light their sabbath candles. Firefighters say hoarding led to the rapid combustion.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Houston, Texas, United States of America
Camera: SM-G928V
Copyright: © Karen Chapman