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Man killed after jumping out of ambulance

MEMPHIS, Tenn. —A man is dead after Memphis police say he jumped out of the ambulance he was in, and was struck by another vehicle.

It happened Saturday night just before 9 p.m. MPD says the ambulance was in the eastbound lanes on I-240 getting on to Highway 385. The man was pronounced dead on the scene.

It is unclear why the man jumped out of the ambulance, nor why he was in the ambulance. His name has not been released.