FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – A man died after he was run over by a car early Monday morning in Sunrise.

It happened around 4:30 a.m. on University Drive near Sunset Strip.

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Sunrise police said the man had been fighting with his girlfriend and threatened to lie down in the road. He did and that’s when he was struck by a car, according to police.

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The driver stayed on the scene and spoke with investigators.

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Police have not released the name of the man who died.