State investigators are looking into the death of a man who died after a Georgia police officer used a stun gun on him.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation says an officer in Cobb County, northwest of Atlanta, attempted to stop a man driving excessively fast around 3 a.m. Friday.
The GBI says the driver hit a second vehicle, and when officers approached, the man fought with officers. One officer used his stun gun on the man during the confrontation and the man became unresponsive.
The man was taken to a hospital, where he died.
Several officers received minor injuries in the confrontation but didn’t need medical attention.
The driver of the vehicle the man hit suffered minor injuries in the crash and was taken to a hospital for treatment.