Topic: Rereātea - Midday News

Man sets himself on fire outside Parliament

  • Wellington

A man who allegedly set himself on fire outside Parliament has reportedly died in Wellington hospital overnight.

Police say they are continuing to make enquiries in regards to the incident/ which occurred just before 4 pm yesterday afternoon. the man’s identity has not yet been released.

A karakia led by Māori was conducted on Parliament grounds this morning and Te Kaea will have more on this tonight.