Police: Man accused of carjacking, rolling semi charged officers with knife

Officers shot and killed the man after investigators said he charged them with a knife.

MASON COUNTY, Wash. — A man who carjacked a semi-truck and then rolled it in the median of Interstate 5 charged at officers with a knife before being shot and killed by police, the Mason County Sheriff’s Office said in a press release on Tuesday.

Washington State Patrol first received calls of a man running into traffic on I-5 on Friday afternoon. After trying to open several car doors, investigators said the man gained access to a semi-truck and assaulted the driver.

Shortly after getting behind the wheel, the

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