Miami-Dade County

Palmetto Expressway shut down after shooting

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue personnel work on a person that was apparently shot on the Palmetto Expressway Monday morning, May 30, 2017.
Miami-Dade Fire Rescue personnel work on a person that was apparently shot on the Palmetto Expressway Monday morning, May 30, 2017.

The Palmetto Expressway was closed Monday morning as police investigated an overnight shooting.

Police are investigating after a driver opened fire on vehicles on the Palmetto Expressway early Monday morning.

Northbound lanes have re-opened, but southbound lanes remained closed approaching Okeechobee Road as of 8 a.m., according to Miami Herald news partner CBS Miami.

The shooting happened near Northwest 58th Street. One person was sent to the hospital, according to news reports.

This breaking news story will be updated when more information is available.

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