- Associated Press - Monday, February 2, 2015

HANOVER, Pa. (AP) - State police say a male was shot and killed after fleeing a traffic stop in central Pennsylvania.

Police in Dauphin County say a Hummelstown police officer tried to stop the man’s car at about 4 p.m. Monday.

A state police spokesman said the subject drove to his home in South Hanover Township and fled on foot behind his house.

He said there was an altercation between the male and the officer, who fired shots, and the subject was pronounced dead at the scene. The officer was uninjured.

The person’s name and other details weren’t immediately released.

State police said the district attorneys’ office has been notified and the case is under investigation.

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