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Man Lights Self On Fire Outside White House

(Washington, DC-AP) – The Secret Service says a man lit himself on fire yesterday at the White House Ellipse, a park outside the White House gates.

It happened around 12:20 in the afternoon near a security checkpoint. Witnesses watched on as the burning man walked around in flames. He was taken to the hospital; his identity or motive haven’t been revealed.

We have to note that it is obvious that he is wearing some sort of protective suit.