WESTMINSTER, Colo. (CBS4) – An officer with the Westminster Police Department was involved in an officer involved shooting Saturday night. It happened at Federal Boulevard and Ranch Reserve Parkway near 120th Avenue.

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Officials say officers were dispatched to the area for several people fighting on the road.

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The first responding officer approached them on the side of the road, and that’s when officials say two males “advanced on the officer” and refused to follow police orders.

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A fight started between the males and the officer, and the officer fired his weapon hitting one of the males.

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That person was taken to a hospital where he later died. His identity has not been released.

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The officer was not injured. Officials say the second suspect was released pending charges.