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Man killed after chase with Greeneville Police

Published On: Jun 09 2014 11:13:07 AM CDT
Updated On: Jun 09 2014 11:27:36 AM CDT
Greeneville Police Department
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. -

A man was killed when he crashed following a chase with Greeneville Police.

Tennessee Highway Patrol says 74-year-old David Fillers of Greeneville was involved in a hit-and-run with a Greeneville Police cruiser on Park Street Sunday night. Police say he sped from the scene after hitting the vehicle.

Officers say Fillers eventually lost control around a curve on East McKee Street, hit a guardrail on the right side of the road, and then hit two trees.

Fillers was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the SUV. He did not survive his injuries.