WEST BROWARD, FLA. (WSVN) - A man and a woman were injured in a shooting on Alligator Alley in West Broward, leading authorities to shut down all westbound lanes.
Broward Sheriff’s Office and Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue responded to reports of a shooting near mile marker 37, at around 5:05 p.m., Saturday.
Deputies said the victims came under fire while driving inside their vehicle. First responders arrived to find both of them suffering from gunshot wounds.
Miami-Dade Fire Rescue crews also responded to assist BSFR.
The victims, who are believed to be in their 60s, are being airlifted to Broward Health Medical Center as trauma alerts. Their conditions are unknown.
Deputies have shut down the westbound lanes near mile marker 37. They advise drivers to avoid the area and seek alternate routes.
If you have any information on this shooting, call Broward County Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS. Remember, you can always remain anonymous, and you may be eligible for a reward of up to $5,000.
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