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Man sets himself on fire in public during argument with wife and brother

By Mason White 11:55 AM November 5, 2014
The man being doused with water 

By: Wayne Morin
(Scroll down for video) A man was seen on video setting himself on fire during an argument.

The man in northwestern Taiwan, was reportedly arguing with his wife and his brother, when he reached his boiling point.

When the argument escalated, the man doused himself with gasoline, ran toward the middle of a road and lit himself on fire.

The man survived the ordeal, but has second and third-degree burns on over 80 percent of his body. Witnesses used a hose to douse the man with water until emergency workers arrived.

He was transported to the National Taiwan University Hospital for medical and psychiatric treatment.