MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Lauderhill police say a man was shot by a stray bullet on Thursday evening.
Police say it happened on the 2600 block of Northwest 56th Avenue.READ MORE: Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa: 'I Don't Not Feel Wanted'
The man was hit in the leg.
Police describe the bullet as having come down from the air.READ MORE: 'I Can't Believe It's Been Three Years:' Community Prepares To Remember, Reflect On Tree Of Life Shooting
Law enforcement routinely remind the public how dangerous celebratory gunfire can be and they did it again this year leading up to the 4th of July.
The victim was taken to Broward Health in serious condition.MORE NEWS: Police: South Carolina Woman Kidnaps Son, Takes Him To Miami
Police did not identify the victim.