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Man, 30 dies after fight under I-635, police say

Jonathan Nchekwube was found Thursday evening under the highway. He later died at a hospital, police said.
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Updated 11:55 a.m. with additional information from police sources. 

A 30-year-old man has died after he was involved in a fight Thursday evening under the Interstate 635 at Skillman Street in Dallas. 

Officers responded to a call about two people fighting around 6:05 p.m. They found Jonathan Nchekwube on the highway with injuries "sustained during the altercation," officials said. 

Nchekwube, 30, was transported to the hospital where he later died. 

Police sources said the two men involved in the fight, including Nchekwube, appeared to be homeless. 

Authorities are asking for information about the incident. Contact Detective Guy Curtis at 214-671-3633 or guy.curtis@dallascityhall.com.  

Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to an arrest. Contact Crime Stoppers at 214-373-8477. 

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