VALLEY GLEN (CBSLA.com) — Authorities said a man was doused with gasoline Thursday evening in the Valley Glen area during an argument.
The attack happened on Woodman Avenue.READ MORE: OC Spanish-Speakers Left Broke, Without Their Cars By Get Rich Quick Scheme Advertised On Facebook Marketplace
KCAL9’s Brittney Hopper reported from the scene hours after it happened and police and fire department officials were investigating.
The LAPD told her an argument broke out between two men.READ MORE: Report: California Most Targeted State For Ransomware Attacks
One man doused the other with gasoline and set him on fire, police said.
Neighbors heard an explosion and then said they saw the fire spread to a nearby carport.
Both men were taken to a hospital.MORE NEWS: Police Searching For Murder Suspect In North Hollywood
Hopper described one, presumably the man set ablaze, as in “very, very serious condition.”