Woman Dies After Setting Herself On Fire Outside Church

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A Tennessee woman has died after setting
herself on fire outside a Nashville church for the second time in
five weeks.

Police said the 34-year-old woman doused herself with gasoline early Sunday afternoon outside Grace Evangelical Church. Two people, believed to be attending the church, found her in the parking lot on fire and tried to put out the blaze with water.

Police spokeswoman Kristin Mumford said the unidentified woman had done the same thing in the same place on Sunday, November 16th.
The motive remains unknown.

After the first incident, police said she would undergo a mental evaluation.

(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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