WATFORD CITY (AP) - Authorities in northwestern North Dakota's McKenzie County say a man tried to kill himself with fire.
Officers who responded to a call of a suicidal man in a pickup truck outside a Watford City bar on Sunday say the man poured gasoline on himself and started it on fire.
The Williston Herald reports that officers were able to extinguish the flames but not before the man suffered serious burns. He was taken to a Minneapolis burn hospital.
Authorities did not immediately identify the man or release his condition.