Published: Sep 28, 2010 5:47 PM EDT
Updated: Sep 28, 2010 2:47 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) - A person was fatally hit by a car in South Florida after getting out of a taxi on a busy expressway.

The person had apparently been fighting with the taxi driver before getting out of the cab on the Palmetto Expressway on Tuesday morning. The person was not immediately identified.

Authorities are investigating the crash.