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.

READ MORE: Miami Weather: South Florida Set To Sizzle This Weekend

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.

READ MORE: Rude Awakening For Elderly Couple, Slightly Hurt After Car Slams Into Miramar Home

The driver stayed on the scene and spoke with investigators.

More from
You May Need A COVID Vaccine Passport To Travel In 2021
Miami Heat Arrange Internet Service For Miami-Dade Students Impacted By COVID
Marco Rubio On COVID-19 Crisis: ‘I Don’t Think There’s Any Evidence That Restaurants Or Disney World Are Cause Of Surge’

MORE NEWS: Taste Of The Town: Chefs Jose Mendin And Santo Agnello Open Italian Eatery Casa Isola

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