Man run over as he tries to stop moving stolen car

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AVONDALE - A man was flown to the hospital Friday night after trying to stop a moving car


Man trying to stop stolen car run over - A man was injured when he was run over by a moving car he was trying to stop.

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According to a spokesperson from the Maricopa County Sheriff's Department, an officer tried to pull over the driver of an SUV. Deputies discovered the vehicle was stolen near 111th Avenue and Buckeye before the driver and passenger took off. Then the two jumped out of the car while it was still moving. A guy saw the car and tried to stop it but it ran over him.

He was taken to the hospital in stable condition. The two suspects got away.