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PHOENIX -- Police say a man who jumped out of a moving vehicle on Sunday has died.
He has been identified as Nicholas Kyriakos Staphnakus, 27.
Phoenix Police said a truck was traveling northbound on 7th avenue near the area of 6300 north on Sunday morning.
The driver was accompanied by a Staphnakus and his girlfriend who had just gotten into an argument.
Staphnakus proceeded to open the passenger door and jump from the vehicle while it was still moving.
The driver was evaluated by police and determined not to be impaired. No charges are pending in connection with the incident.