Man on Fire Caught on Video

Posted: 10/22/2014

Brooklyn, NY -- A man, preparing product to open a Hookah storefront, caught himself on fire.

The unidentified man - for unknown reasons - ran across the street and walked down a parkway on fire.  The video shows him almost getting hit by a car and then almost running into a woman.

The flash fire started in the storefront when the man tried drying tobacco leaves with acetone and coconut oil.

Panicked neighbors ran outside yelling, "stop, drop, and roll."  However, the man just kept walking.

Paramedics found him and brought him to the Maimonides Medical Center where he is listed in critical condition.

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