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Naked man jumps on cars driving on highway before dying in back of a police car

By Mason White 6:15 PM December 29, 2016
Nathan Howard Hamilton
By: Wayne Morin

(Scroll down for video) A distraught man came out of a hotel room completely naked and ran into oncoming vehicles on a highway, according to police in Florida.

The Tampa Police Department said that 39-year-old Nathan Howard Hamilton, was screaming when he ran into the N Dale Mabry Highway.

He was seen jumping on top of cars and banging his head into windshields.

Witnesses at the scene said that Hamilton was completely naked when he came out of his room at the Howard Johnson hotel.

Police officers who arrived at the scene, attempted to subdue him using a Taser, but the device was not effective. He was eventually cuffed and placed in the back of a police cruiser, where he fell unconscious.

Hamilton was taken to the St. Joseph’s Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

John DeGuenther, who was a guest at the Howard Johnson hotel, said that Hamilton woke him up around 5:30 a.m. on Wednesday.

DeGuenther also said that Hamilton appeared to be very angry and distraught.