(iWIDK By Alex Dorian) – An act of senseless violence left an amiable man fighting for his life on Christmas.
Darrell Brackett, 44, of Miami, FL, fell victim to an unprovoked attack by three unknown assailants while the amiable man was filling a gas can to bring to his stranded car.
According to ABC News, Brackett was saved by a passerby while he was running down the street in flames. He was then brought to Jackson Memorial Hospital’s intensive care unit, where he is now in stable condition.
The Miami-Dade Police Department stated that it’s arson unit is investigating the matter as an attempted murder case.
Brackett’s mother, Bridgett, speculated on the incident: “Nobody can imagine how a person could be so cruel to another human being for no reason…it’s sad how the world has changed so much.”