Man killed, 2 injured in Fort Lauderdale shooting

A man died Thursday night during a shooting in Fort Lauderdale, police said.

At about 6:20 p.m., a gunman opened fire on a car while it was traveling through the intersection of Northwest 16th Street and Northwest 15th Terrace.

The driver, a man, died at the scene and his two female passengers were hurt, police said. The passengers were taken to an area hospital.

"All I know is they were shooting into the car," a witness said. "I don't know what for." 

The witness, who didn't want to be named, said the gunshots sounded like firecrackers. 

"I was standing right here and when I heard the third shot I ran to the corner," he said. "That's when I saw the dudes, well, one dude, shooting into the car right there." 

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS.




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