Australian set himself on fire in Melbourne bank, police say
An Australian man has set himself on fire at a bank in Melbourne, police said, injuring at least 26 people.
Six of them are in critical condition, while others suffered from burns and smoke inhalation -including children.
Police said the suspect walked into a Commonwealth Bank branch in the suburb of Springvale and set himself alight with a flammable liquid.
Police quickly detained the man who was sent to hospital for treatment while under police guard.
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