One person killed in altercation near exit ramp on Palmetto Expressway

At least one person was shot and killed in an altercation involving vehicles at the exit ramp of the Palmetto Expressway near Doral just after rush hour Friday morning.

The ongoing scene just after 10 a.m., had several law enforcement agencies scrambling to the busy off-ramp at Northwest 25th Street not far from Miami International Airport. The investigation has left traffic snarled around the site.

Miami-Dade police said one person was shot, but couldn’t provide any further details. They didn’t say if the shooter or the victim were in vehicles at the time of the altercation. A camera from a helicopter from a local television station appeared to show one person in custody.

Miami-Dade Police Detective Alvaro Zabaleta said there is no longer a threat and all parties involved have been detained.

The exit ramp at Northwest 25th Street was closed. Police tweeted at 10:18 a.m. that there was no threat to public safety.

This story will be updated as more information is available.