Watch: Man Catches on Fire at Portland Protests After Molotov Cocktail Explodes [Video]

A Portland man who allegedly tried to hurl a molotov cocktail at police officers accidentally set himself on fire when the whole thing exploded in his hand.

via TMZ:

Cops declared a riot Saturday night, during the 100th day of protests in the city of Portland, Oregon.

The man appears from the flames with his lower extremities ablaze. He is in clear distress as others nearby try to help him extinguish the flames. He’s urged to roll on the ground and eventually the flames disappear.

It’s unclear how badly the man was burned.

The Portland protests began May 25, after the killing of George Floyd, and have raged through the city ever since.

Watch the video below.

 

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