Man Doused in Gasoline, Set on Fire in Horrific Christmas Attack

Family gives emotional account of Darrell Brackett's struggle with three strangers.
1:49 | 12/27/12

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The space -- bracket this arms at 44 years old this hands may never be this picture of health again this. Upper torso after being burned despise over 70% of his body -- have to. And that's no skin off her son she says set on fire after his van ran out of gas. On the way back to the -- and three guys approached him -- Somehow -- we get them -- by Miami Dade police say -- bracket became engulfed in flames around 1130 Christmas night near this metro rail. Right across the street from the -- gas station at northwest 47 street and 27 avenue. Where he would pump -- into there. Then get it to some sort of fiery altercation I was dumbfounded -- brackets are based on what detectives have told the family shall be part of the start -- -- Wednesday night right. We're also a woman's body knows he has rushed to save the burning man -- -- Who literally ran for his life out of the put him out. -- -- -- -- -- This could always be left Wednesday night at. People out there but wouldn't fault that Whitney's face federal by everybody scattered but this -- let them know something to cock -- -- -- How important note. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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