SOUTH MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - Homestead Air Reserve Base evacuated personnel from base due to an ongoing incident, Wednesday.

Homestead Police assisted in the residential area of Homestead to ensure their residents are safe and sheltered in place.

Officials advise to avoid the area of Southwest 137th Avenue to Waterstone Boulevard from Southwest 288th Street to 312th Street.

Residents within the Homestead area are asked to remain in their homes.

Please check back on and 7News for more details on this developing story.

Copyright 2021 Sunbeam Television Corp. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Join our Newsletter for the latest news right to your inbox