BREAKING: Dozens injured after man sets himself ON FIRE causing EXPLOSION inside bank
A 21-year-old man doused himself in accelerant and set himself on fire, causing the explosion in the Springvale district in the southeast area of the Australian city.
One eyewitness, Ernie Gonzalez, said a man set light to himself at the bank's entrance before running inside, pouring gasoline on the carpet.
He said: “He's setting the carpet on fire as he's running towards the back of the bank.
"I could see flames in the entrance and I could see people running out covered in charcoal - they were black.”
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