It was a terrifying moment on Wednesday afternoon near white house when a man was seen engulfed in flames.
Authorities said the man lit himself on fire in a park outside the White House. They said the incident happened around 12:20 p.m on the Ellipse near 15th Street and Constitution Avenue south of the White House.
A man who said his daughter witnessed the incident tweeted below
The unidentified man was reportedly transported to a local hospital. He died hours later at the hospital. Read update to this story through this link
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He walked for sometime while on fire before law enforcement officials rushed to put out the fire with fire extinguisher.