Authorities: Police shoot man off I-95 exit in South Florida

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Posted: Oct 18, 2015 2:17 PM

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Police say an officer has fatally shot a man off an exit ramp to Interstate 95 in South Florida.

Palm Beach Gardens police spokeswoman Ellen Lovejoy says it's unclear what led to the shooting, which occurred around 3:15 a.m. Sunday on an exit ramp in that community.

No other details were released including the identity and race of the man shot and the officer involved.

The Palm Beach Post (http://tinyurl.com/pj6xz23) reports the sheriff's office is handling the investigation. The officer involved has been put on paid administrative which is standard procedure, authorities say.

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Information from: The Palm Beach (Fla.) Post, http://www.pbpost.com