1 killed, 2 hospitalized after shooting in NW Miami-Dade

NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - Gunfire tore through a Northwest Miami-Dade neighborhood, claiming the life of one man and sending two others to the hospital.

Miami-Dade Police and Fire Rescue units responded to the scene of the shooting, at around 4:50 p.m., Sunday.

Investigators said the scene extended across three blocks, from Northwest 21st Avenue and 53rd Street, all the way to a funeral home on 19th Avenue.

Responding officers arrived to find three victims suffering from gunshot wounds. Officials said one of them was found shot inside a car and pronounced deceased.

Police spotted the surviving victims near that vehicle. They were transported to Ryder Trauma Center in critical condition.

The owner of the funeral home said there was a viewing going on at the time of the incident, and one of the men who were shot ran inside for help.

Homicide detectives remained on the scene late into the night canvassing the area for evidence and clues.

Officials have not provided any details about a possible shooter. No arrests have been made.

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