A woman has died after being knocked down by a police car chasing a speeding motorist in the Sverdlovsk region in the Urals, police said on Tuesday.
The woman, of unspecified age, died “under the wheels” of the traffic police vehicle, local police said in a statement.
The incident took place in the early hours of Tuesday morning.
The officers were after an offending motorist, police said.
An investigation into the incident is underway.