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Man wounded in shooting at Seminole Wayside Park

Victim taken to Jackson South Medical Center with 'traumatic' injuries

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MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – A man was shot in the chest Wednesday in southwest Miami-Dade County, authorities said.

A spokesman for the Miami-Dade Police Department said the man was shot just after 8 p.m. at Seminole Wayside Park near Southwest 296th Street and South Dixie Highway. 

Paramedics took the victim to Jackson South Medical Center. A spokesman for Miami-Dade Fire Rescue said the man's injuries were "traumatic."

Police said officers are searching for the gunman.