Man dies after getting run over on McDowell Road - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

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Man dies after getting run over on McDowell Road

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A man walking down McDowell Road laid down in the middle of street. 

A Jackson police officer and animal control officer saw him laying down and tried to help, but the man resisted. 

Police Chief Lee Vance says the man got run over, and eventually stopped breathing. 

Officers tried to perform CPR to revive him, and AMR was called, but the man ended up dying. 

Chief Vance said that witnesses told him the man was possibly hit by 2 or 3 cars.

Witnesses also told him that the man was trying to open up car doors in the area. 

According to Chief Vance the man was in some kind of "irate condition" but the cause for this behavior is unknown.

We will keep you updated on any new information.

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