Burning Man 2017 – Man Dies After Thousands Watch Him Run Through The Flames
A MAN has died after thousands watched him run through an inferno of a massive effigy being burnt at climax of Burning Man festival.
On Reddit, an eyewitness who claimed to have seen the tragic events wrote about the terrifying ordeal.
One of the most eye-catching artworks 2013 Burning Man festival was a 55-feet tall sculpture of a woman. From My Modern Met pic.twitter.com/NekNOGnQ5a
— John Evans (@Distinctboxes) July 11, 2017
He Said, “As soon as everyone regrouped we stood there watching the fire as the firemen were desperately trying to put it out. My legs went weak and I sat down unable to move. Everyone was crying.”
The wooden mound is said to have burned for roughly 10 minutes before Wallace headed towards the structure while being chased by security guards.
Burning Man 2016 pic.twitter.com/DAfCGGY8Jl
— OWSLA (@OWSLA) August 30, 2017
Following Aaron’s death at Burning Man, authorities have reportedly established Mr Mitchell was not under the influence of alcohol, but a toxicology report is pending.