Man seriously hurt after jumping out of moving truck

Authorities close down a portion of Bridge Street after a man jumped out of moving truck and was hit. (Aug. 28, 2014)
Authorities close down a portion of Bridge Street after a man jumped out of moving truck and was hit. (Aug. 28, 2014)

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — A man is in serious condition after jumping out of a moving truck and getting run over following an argument.

Police say the man was drunk when he got into a fight with his friend who was driving.

He then jumped out of the moving truck and was hit by the same vehicle on Bridge Street near Stocking Avenue NW in Grand Rapids around 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

Authorities shut down a portion of Bridge Street in order to preserve evidence.

The driver did not purposely try to hit the man, according to Grand Rapids police.

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