1 dead, 2 taken to hospital following shooting in Polk Co.

Polk County

POLK COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – Polk county deputies are investigating a shooting that turned deadly in Mulberry.

It happened just off State Road 37, north of Highway 60 around 6:20 p.m. Monday.

Deputies say two groups got into a fight when shots rang out.

Three people were taken to the hospital. One of which died from a gunshot wound.

Deputies say there’s no danger to anyone else in the area.

More details are expected to be released tomorrow according to deputies.

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