26-year-old fleeing from armed attacker is struck by vehicle and dies, Arizona cops say

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A 26-year-old man was running from an armed attacker when he was struck by a vehicle and died in Arizona, police said.

Martin Anaya was stabbed on a city bus by a 28-year-old man at about 7:35 p.m. Oct. 1, the Phoenix Police Department said in a news release.

Anaya fled from the bus and was chased by the man, police said. As he was running away, he was struck by a vehicle, according to the release.

He was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead, police said.

The 46-year-old driver fled and was later arrested on a charge of leaving the scene of a fatal collision, police said.

Police said the man accused of chasing Anaya was also shot. He was taken to a hospital, treated and released. He was arrested on multiple charges including armed robbery and murder, according to police.

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