Ex-Staffer Dies After Setting Self on Fire

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Date: October 31st, 2008

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SEATTLE — A 61-year-old former University of Washington staff member doused himself with gasoline and set himself ablaze Thursday in the midst of a crowded campus plaza. He died a short time later. The man, who authorities did not immediately identify, died shortly after he was brought to Harborview Medical Center, hospital spokeswoman Susan Gregg-Hanson said. “We do not know why he did it,” said UW Assistant Police Chief Ralph Robinson, adding the man suffered second- and third-degree burns. “That’s a big mystery.” More… Magazine LaneDiscount Cigarettes & TobaccoNutty News MarketplaceGourmet Gift Baskets
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4 Responses to “Ex-Staffer Dies After Setting Self on Fire”

  1. Anonymous Says:

    the real life burning man

  2. Your Mom Says:

    how do we get politicians to do what this man did?
    that’d save lots of tax $$!

  3. Anonymous Says:

    It would be interesting to know why he did this. Sounds like he was regretting it as he was put in the ambulance.

  4. Anonymous Says:

    maybe he saw the happening and just couldn,t deal with anymore shitty movies.

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