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Police: Nervous driver crashes after spotting officer

NORTH FAIRMOUNT, OH (FOX19) -

A driver died after speeding off when he saw an officer behind him.

The fatal crash occurred on Sutter Avenue in North Fairmount Friday, said officers. 

According to police, Melvin Murray, 26, became anxious when a police car pulled behind him. The driver then sped off and crashed. 

Murray was not being pulled over, officials said.

No information was released on how many people were in the vehicle at the time of the crash.

The incident remains under investigation.

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