Man attempts to light himself on fire outside suburban St. Louis school, police say

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O’FALLON, Mo. ( – A man reportedly tried to light himself on fire outside a St. Charles County high school Wednesday morning.

Cold Fire Tactical for Fire ServicesPolice said the 29-year-old Wright City resident doused himself in gasoline around 6:30 a.m. on the parking lot of Liberty High School on Sommers Road.

Authorities said the man was detained and held on the ground by several school staff members until officers arrived. Staff members were also able to remove the lighter the man attempted to use from his possession.

The suspect was taken into custody. He was also transported to the hospital to be treated for the exposure of chemicals to his skin.

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Cold Fire Tactical Cans should be on every Auto Hauler

Coldfire Tactical Cans are on our nations auto haulers for a good reason.

Here is an excerpt from a recent article in The News Herald

With cars catching fire and some exploding while being transported on a semi-truck along southbound I-75 Tuesday, Woodhaven Fire Chief Michael Clark said an investigation has pinpointed the cause.

Clark said Wednesday that the brakes on the car hauler overheated, which caused the wheels to overheat.

He said the tires caught fire and then the blaze began to spread to the cars.

In all, there were about seven cars on the trailer.

Full article here: Auto Hauler bursts into fire

CAUTION: Disturbing video of a man who set himself on fire near the White House.

Man sets himself on fire near the White House

Man sets himself on fire near the White House

According to the NY Post, the man who set himself on fire near the White House has died from his injuries.

The man has been identified as Arnav Gupta. He was reported missing by his family members just hours before he set himself on fire. Family members were concerned for his physical and emotional well-being.

Police have not been able to come up with a motive on why Gupta did what he did.

Nelson Oliveira
New York Daily News

A man set himself on fire outside the White House on Wednesday afternoon, the U.S. Secret Service said.

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