Brevard County deputies: Man jumped on moving car

By Spectrum News 13 Staff,
Last Updated: Friday, November 10, 2017, 11:16 AM EST

A man in Brevard County is being treated after falling off a moving car that investigators say he jumped onto on Thursday evening.

  • Deputies: Man expected to be OK after jumping on car
  • Knife found at the scene of incident
  • No further details released

It happened on Slayton Avenue in Rockledge just after 6 p.m., according to the Brevard County Sheriff's Office.

A young male adult pedestrian grabbed onto the trunk of the car with the car in motion and fell off, the Sheriff's Office stated, adding the man is now hospitalized and is expected to survive.

Brevard County deputies found a knife at the scene and are trying to figure out why the man jumped on the car.

They are also looking for the gold four-door car.

No further detailed information was given out.