Man shot, killed by Sparks Police

A Sparks police officer has shot and killed a man. It happened Thursday morning. Police were responding to reports of a man driving at speeds of 70 miles per hour going the wrong way on Greenbrae Drive near 4th Street in Sparks, where he struck several vehicles. Police say they pulled over the driver at 1st Street and Richard Way and events during that traffic stop led to the fatal shots. The suspect died at the scene. No officers were injured. The officers involved in the shooting were placed on paid administrative leave.