STOUGHTON (CBS) – A Stoughton High School student told police she was approached by a suspicious man Thursday while walking to school.

The student was walking in the area of Mill Street when a man approached in a white crossover with a rack on the front bumper. Police say the man asked the student if she needed a ride.

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Though the girl refused, the man offered several times.

“The student did the right thing and ran from the area back home,” Stoughton Police said.

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A suspicious vehicle reported in Stoughton. (Image Credit: Stoughton Police)

The man told the girl he was an Uber driver. He was described as a tan middle Eastern man with a heavy accent, beard and mustache.

Anyone who recognizes the vehicle, which was spotted on surveillance cameras, is asked to call police.

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Parents are asked to make sure their children are aware of their surroundings. Police also encouraged anyone to report suspicious behavior.