MIAMI (CBSMiami) – An investigation is underway into a police involved shooting in Northwest Miami-Dade.READ MORE: FHP Confirms Fatality After Tanker Truck That Drove Off Highway In Davie Catches Fire
Police has only released a very limited amount of information.
According to police, there is one confirmed death in the shooting.
The scene is located in the area of 16000 Northwest 7th Avenue.READ MORE: ‘Get The Shot Today': Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried Urging Vaccinations As Florida COVID Cases Skyrocket
Florida Highway Patrol responded to the call of shots fired and Miami-Dade Police joined in assistance.
Authorities say the incident stemmed from a traffic stop made by the officer near the Park & Ride at the Golden Glades interchange.
This led to a confrontation, police say, and the officer shot the driver who was sitting in their car. A white, four-door BMW was at the scene.
The driver has died, but police has yet to release any information on their name, race or gender.MORE NEWS: Miami PD Searching For Hit-&-Run Driver Who Struck Motorcyclist
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is investigating.