Man fleeing police struck and killed by patrol car

Man fleeing police struck and killed by patrol car

May 8, 2013 Updated May 8, 2013 at 11:46 AM EST

A bizarre story from Florida on Wednesday morning.

According to a report from the Daytona Beach News-Journal, authorities said a man who fled from police on foot Wednesday morning after avoiding a traffic stop was killed after being run over by a patrol car.

Police had tried to stop the man for a seat belt violation before he fled in his vehicle, and eventually on foot, according to the Daytona Beach News-Journal report.

Read the Daytona Beach News-Journal report HERE.

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