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Young Russian set himself on Fire because of Family Problems

He lived for a week more after this incident.

27.Mar.15 2:54 PM
By Lubov Kovaleva


Young Russian set himself on Fire because of Family Problems
Tragic accident took place in Sarov, Nizhniy Novgorod region. Local citizen decided to commit a suicide because of family problems and set himself in fire. However he didnít die. He lived for almost a week after the incident.

Russian Investigation Committee Department in Nizhny Novgorod region reported about incident that took place on March 19th at 5:30 p.m. An auto was set on fire while the driver was inside the vehicle. Ministry of Emergency Situations representatives managed to put out a fire and hurt owner was taken to the hospital for urgent medical assistance where he dies 6 days later on March 25th.

According to preliminary information a jerry can with fuel was inside the cabin. Investigators think that this was attempt of committing a suicide. A man used the fuel to set himself on fire because of family problems.

Investigators initiated forensics in order to decide whether it is necessary to start criminal case. Now they are trying to have a clear scene of the incident.

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