WEST BROWARD (CBSMiami) — A man was fatally struck by a Seminole County Police Officer Saturday along I-75, near Mile Marker 27.READ MORE: Miami-Dade Seeing COVID Rates 5 Times Higher Than Summer Delta Surge
According to Florida Highway Patrol, the victim had been a passenger in a vehicle when he had a fight with the driver and other passengers in the car. They stopped on the side of the highway and let him out.READ MORE: Sheila Cherfilus-McCormick Sworn Into Congress
Police said the man then continued to walk westbound on the road when he was hit by the officer’s car.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.MORE NEWS: Cleveland Browns DT Malik McDowell Bonds Out After Being Arrested In South Florida On Public Exposure Charge
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.