Saved by passers-by: in the Odessa region, a man set himself on fire under the police station

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Saved by passers-by: in the Odessa region, a man set himself on fire under the police station

In the Odessa region, a 37-year-old man committed public self-arson. Now doctors are fighting for his life.

The incident took place in the center of the city of Podolsk. The man approached the police station, doused himself with a flammable substance and set himself on fire.

Witnesses of self-ignition were not only local residents, but also employees of a security company passing by.

Having a fire extinguisher with them, caring men put out the flames and called the 103 line.

What could be the reason

Passers-by noticed the not quite adequate behavior of a 37-year-old man a few minutes before setting himself on fire.

According to preliminary information, he could be under the influence of drugs.

Law enforcement officers established that the victim was a resident of the Kuyalnitskaya OTG. Why the man chose the police station as the place for committing self-ignition is still unknown.

A legal assessment of what happened will be provided in the near future.

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