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Report Finds SDHP Trooper Justified In Shooting Along I-29

South Dakota investigators say a state trooper was justified in shooting a man along Interstate 29. 

It all started with a phone call to Vermillion police on September 16.  Someone was worried about their roommate. 

Authorities went to the home and the man took off, leading to a chase. 

The Highway Patrol eventually caught up with him on the interstate. 

Investigators say the man refused to stay in his car; instead, he approached the trooper and pushed him down and fought with him.

State investigators say the trooper feared for his life. 

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