Driver dies in crash after killing pedestrian 
in Milwaukee


August 2, 2015

MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee police say a pedestrian and a driver are dead after an early morning crash.

Police say a 29-year-old Milwaukee man was driving a Mercedes sport utility vehicle when he struck two men crossing a street about 1:20 a.m. Saturday.

One of the pedestrians, a 30-year-old man from Milwaukee, died after being taken to a hospital. The other pedestrian, a 32-year-old man, also from Milwaukee, suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

Police say after striking the pedestrians, the driver lost control of the SUV and was thrown from the vehicle. He died at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation.


Associated Press