A Miami-Dade police officer shoots a man during a traffic stop on I- 75 near Miami Gardens Drive.
It happened as the officer was driving home from work.
Police say the officer, who is a 26-year veteran of the department, saw two speeding cars on the northbound side.
He conducted a traffic stop on one of the vehicles and signaled for the other vehicle to stop.
That one came right at him- so he shot the 23-year-old driver --airlifted to a trauma center.
An investigation's underway.
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