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News UPDATE: Pedestrian dies after hit-and-run crash in Milwaukee’s Lower East Side

by | Sep 13, 2022 | News

MILWAUKEE, WI — A 32-year-old man has died after being struck by a driver late Sunday in Milwaukee’s Lower East Side neighborhood, reports Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

The fatal incident took place in the 1200 block of East Brady Street, near the intersection with North Franklin Place, at about 11:53 p.m.

Officials have released few details regarding the circumstances behind the event, but the pedestrian was in the roadway when he was hit.

First responders arrived to find the victim with “grave” injuries and rushed him to a local hospital. At about 4:48 p.m. Monday afternoon, Milwaukee Police confirmed the victim had died.

As of this writing, authorities have not yet located or arrested the driver. A description of the suspect vehicle has not been released.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Milwaukee Police Department at (414) 935-7360. Those who would like to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at (414) 224-TIPS.

Our experienced team of Milwaukee pedestrian accident lawyers at Lindner Law, LLC is personally motivated in defending your right to safe travel conditions. If you or a loved one were the victim of a recent pedestrian crash caused by a negligent driver, we are prepared to fight for the compensation your family deserves. Contact us today to schedule a free consultation.