Man dies after allegedly fleeing from police - WNEM TV 5

Man dies after allegedly fleeing from police

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FLINT, MI (WNEM) -

A Lapeer man is dead after police say he crashed his motorcycle while running from a state trooper.

The crash happened just before 11 p.m. Thursday at the intersection of Woodbridge and Flushing streets in Flint.

Police were attempting to pull the man over for speeding. That's when the 31-year-old man, whose identity has not been released, allegedly fled the scene.

While trying to flee from police, the man crashed into a car at the intersection. He was transported to the hospital and later died, police said.

The driver of the vehicle was uninjured.

A firearm and approximately $2,900 in cash was found at the crash site, police said.

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