Man dies after suffering severe burns on bonfire night
A man has died after suffering severe burns while trying to light a fire on bonfire night.
The man, thought to be in his 70s, suffered fatal injuries at a private event at a property in Ashley Green, Buckinghamshire.
Paramedics said the man suffered "significant" burns while using an accelerant.
He died in hospital shortly after the incident, which happened at about 15:30 GMT on Saturday.
Ambulance service spokesman Gary Sanderson said: "We believe the man was trying to ignite a bonfire with an accelerant when he received significant burns."