Authorities in Gettysburg, PA say two menattacked a hiker from Alabama and set him on fire.
The grisly crime occurred while the46-year-old Alabama man was stopping in Gettysburg to buy supplies for a hikeon the Appalachian Trail. He was walking on Baltimore Street when a blue cardrove by. The people inside the car began shouting at the man and the hikeryelled back. The man went down an alley to get away from the car and itfollowed him. Two men got out of the vehicle, threw liquid on him and lit amatch. His hands, arms, face, and scalp were all burned.
Gettysburg Police are still looking for theindividuals who committed the crime. The victim is being treated for second andthird degree burns at Gettysburg Hospital.