THIS is the stunning second a topless man shoots a flamethrower whereas standing on a New York Metropolis bus in a wild Instagram stunt.
The flamethrowing man was caught on video standing on an MTA bus in Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, on Sunday, November 8, based on the New York Post.
The flamethrowing man was caught on video standing on an MTA bus in Bedford Stuyvesant, BrooklynCredit score: Instagram
Footage exhibits the unidentified man taking pictures hearth on the roof of a B26 busCredit score: Instagram
The video of the incident was shared to social media on Tuesday morning – prompting the NYPD to talk outCredit score: Instagram
The fiery incident reportedly befell at roughly 5.30pm on Putnam Avenue.
Footage taken on the scene exhibits the unidentified man standing atop an ice cream truck earlier than leaping onto the roof of a B26 bus.
As the person leapt, cheers had been heard from onlookers and a number of other bystanders had been seen recording the weird stunt.
Moments later, the person makes use of a tool shoot a jet of fireside above him – roughly six instances.
A stream of fireside was held for practically eight-seconds lengthy as the person waved the flamethrower within the air.
He then appeared to search for a option to get down from the bus.
At one level, the person shoots the fireplace right down to the road from the again of the bus – showing to set the bottom ablaze, earlier than leaping off and touchdown close to the flame.
The video of the incident was shared to social media on Tuesday morning – prompting the NYPD to talk out.
NYPD Information wrote to Twitter within the afternoon: “We’re conscious of a video circulating social media that exhibits a person utilizing a flame thrower on prime of a bus in Brooklyn.
“The incident is presently beneath investigation.
“We now have the utmost confidence in our @NYPDDetectives that this case shall be solved rapidly.”
A 30-second clip from the stunt was beforehand shared on November 10 by rapper Dupree G.O.D, who wrote alongside the video: “Flame Thrower Bus Bounce.
“‘Wutang’ music video shoot was insane. It was a film. It was f***ing epic.”
The fiery incident reportedly befell at roughly 5.30pm on Putnam Avenue in Brooklyn, New YorkCredit score: Instagram
The MTA has dubbed the incident as ‘absurd, harmful and simply plain silly’Credit score: Instagram
The person stands on the fringe of the bus earlier than leaping offCredit score: Instagram
The MTA has since launched a press release – slamming the incident as “absurd, harmful and simply plain silly.”
“The reckless particular person who torched excessive of an occupied bus put New Yorkers, together with the bus operator, in life-threatening peril.
“We’re grateful the brave actions of the operator in shifting riders to security minimized threat, and are cooperating absolutely with the NYPD investigation.”
In response to the New York Submit, greater than two dozen passengers had been on the bus on the time of the alleged music video shoot.
The MTA mentioned there have been no reported accidents and all passengers switched to a separate bus on the following bus cease.