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1 hurt by driver firing AK-47 on Florida highway

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MIAMI -

One person was injured when a man started firing an AK-47 while driving down a Florida highway.
    
In a statement from Miami-Dade Police, Detective Daniel Ferrin said two vehicles were struck by bullets after the 36-year-old suspect began shooting from his Toyota Corolla as he drove south on the Palmetto Expressway early Monday.
    
Ferrin said one victim drove himself to a hospital with a minor head injury due to debris from the shooting.
    
The suspect surrendered after crashing his car and exchanging gunfire with authorities. Officers from Miami-Dade Police, Doral Police and Florida Highway Patrol were involved in that shooting.
    
It wasn't immediately clear why the suspect started firing. Ferrin said charges were pending.

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