POLICE: Beach man dies after lighting himself on fire

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by 13News Now

WVEC.com

Posted on June 8, 2014 at 10:55 PM

Updated Wednesday, Jun 11 at 4:47 PM

UPDATE 6/11:  Police have identified the man as 38-year-old Erin Hunt.  They say Hunt died from his injuries Wednesday. 
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VIRGINIA BEACH -- Police are investigating after a man allegedly assaulted a woman and then lit himself on fire in Wythe Village Sunday evening.

Police officials tell 13News Now the incident happened around 7:30 p.m. in the 3000 block of Polk Drive.

Both were transported to local hospitals.

The man's injuries are considered life-threatening and his is in critical condition.  The woman is in serious condition, officials said.  

No further information was immediately released.

Stay with 13News Now and wvec.com for the latest developments.   

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