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Man Sets Himself On Fire In Front Of The Supreme Court: Report

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Man sets himself on fire at supreme court

Washington D.C. authorities said that a Colorado man who set himself on fire in front of the supreme court on Friday night, died of his injuries after being airlifted to a hospital following the incident, CBS News reports.

The man, identified as 50-year-old Wynn Bruce, of Boulder, Colorado, reportedly went on to the plaza in front of the court building and set himself on fire, the court said in a statement to CBS News.

The court told the outlet that there were no other injuries, and there did not appear to be a public safety concern.

Authorities did not offer any specifics on what his motivation may have been.

Read the full report on CBS News.