Woman allegedly lights man on fire in petrol attack

A YOUNG woman has been charged after she allegedly poured petrol on a man before lighting him on fire.

The 18-year-old man received serious burns to his head and face as a result of the incident in Cherbourg on Saturday night.

He was airlified to Toowoomba Hospital in a serious but stable condition.

The 17-year-old woman has been charged with attempted murder and is due to appear in the Kingaroy Magistrates Court today.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800333000 or visit crime stoppers.

 

South Burnett


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