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BSO investigates fatal shooting, crash in Pembroke Park

Pickup truck, car upside down outside Holly Ridge Apartments

PEMBROKE PARK, Fla. – Broward Sheriff's Office deputies are investigating a fatal shooting and crash that occurred before dawn Friday in Pembroke Park.

The crash involving a pickup truck and a car happened on Southwest 52nd Avenue outside the Holly Ridge Apartments.

BSO spokeswoman Gina Carter said one man was pronounced dead at the scene and two others were taken to a nearby hospital.

A white pickup truck could be seen on its roof next to a downed power pole. A body was covered by yellow tarp.

The crashed car was upside down on the grass in front of the Holly Ridge Apartments.

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Investigators were seen documenting evidence scattered near the mangled vehicles, including a gun that could be seen lying on the ground in the middle of Southwest 52nd Avenue.

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A motive for the shooting was not immediately known. Anyone with information is asked to call Broward County Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS.