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WEST BROWARD (CBSMiami) — A man was fatally struck by a Seminole County Police Officer Saturday along I-75, near Mile Marker 27.

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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.

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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.

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The cause of the crash remains under investigation.