Published: Oct 18, 2010 7:47 PM EDT
Updated: Oct 18, 2010 4:47 PM EDT

LEESBURG, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida man died after his vehicle crashed into another car while trying to flee authorities.

The man died at the scene early Monday in Leesburg. He crashed into another car which was transporting two people. They were taken to hospital.

It wasn't immediately clear why the police wanted to pull the man over in the first place.