Police: 68-year-old man fatally struck by car; suspects take off with his SUV

CLEVELAND -- A 68-year-old man was killed early Saturday evening after being run over by a car, family members told FOX 8's Allison Brown.

It happened in the 3800 block of East 52nd Street just before 11: 30 p.m. Saturday.

The man, identified by his family as Nathaniel Primous, was reportedly seen running from his house with two unknown males.

Police said witnesses saw Primous jump into his silver, Ford Escape, then hit a parked car as he tried to leave.  Primous got out of his SUV, then was struck by one of the suspect's vehicles, according to police. One of the suspects took off with Primous's Escape; the other, drove off in the suspect vehicle.

Primous was left in the street.  He was taken to MetroHealth Medical Center, where he died from his injuries.

The suspects have not yet been arrested.

Further details, including details about the suspect's vehicle, were not immediately released.  Anyone with information should call the Cleveland Division of Police.

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