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Cariann Hithon, 22, shot and killed after running over officer while fleeing crash scene in Miami Beach, Florida
Cariann Denise Hithon was driving a black BMW at a high rate of speed when she crashed into two vehicles along iconic Miami Beach, Florida, according to investigators.
Cariann Hithon of Bowie, Maryland, crashed into several cars Sunday evening as people watched from sidewalk cafes in the tourist district known as South Beach, police said.
As a crowd gathered around the crashed BMW, the vehicle sped forward and struck an officer. Another officer then fired three shots into the vehicle, and it came to a stop down the street. Hithon was taken to a hospital and pronounced dead.