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Man struck and killed by police cruiser

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TAMPA (FOX 13) -

A man is dead after stepping into the path of a police cruiser early Saturday morning in Tampa.

Investigators say the officer was driving East, on Martin Luther King Boulevard, around 5am, when Randolph Mcclendon walked right in front of the officer's car.

Mcclendon was struck and killed.

Investigators say the 63-year old had dementia, and had wandered away from his assisted living facility overnight.

Staff members reported Mcclendon missing Saturday morning, after noticing he was gone.

Investigators say no charges will be filed.

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