Man sets himself on fire in Kroger - CBS46 News

Man sets himself on fire in Kroger

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COVINGTON, GA (CBS46) -

A man set himself on fire Tuesday inside a Kroger in Covington.

According to the Covington Fire Department, the man was seen removing rubbing alcohol from the shelves and pouring it in various locations around the store.

Authorities say when they approached the man, he poured the alcohol on himself and set himself on fire with a lighter.

The man had second degree burns and some inhalation problems because of the chemicals used in the dry extinguisher.

Two officers were also treated at the scene due to minor burns.

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