Miami Gardens - Opa-locka

2 people —including a 16-year-old girl — were shot dead in car on Miami Gardens street

Two people — including a 16-year-old girl — were shot and killed late Sunday night as they sat in a parked car on a Miami Gardens street.

On Monday, police identified the victims as Oliver Portieles, 28 and Janet Francis, 16.

Police are looking for the gunman who opened fire on the Scion, which was sitting on the swale about 8:30 p.m. in the 20600 block of Northwest 38th Avenue.

The driver of the Scion took off northbound with the gunman still firing, police said.

A Miami Gardens officer in the area heard the shots and his patrol squad car was hit by bullets but the officer was not hurt, said city spokeswoman Petula Burks.

After he was shot, the driver of the Scion lost control of his car and barreled into a mailbox and two parked cars, Burks said.

Both the driver and the passenger of the Scion died at the scene.