Columbus man allegedly ran over by wife

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -  A dispute between a Columbus couple turned dangerous Saturday.

Police say a 45-year-old man was run over by his common law wife.

It happened around 3:30 PM in front of the Hometown Grocery Store at the corner of 27th Street and Talbotton Road.

Officers at the scene say the man's wife hit him with her car then backed up and ran over him again before driving off.

He was taken to the Medical Center to be treated for any potential internal injuries.