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News: Pedestrian killed by hit-and-run driver in Milwaukee’s Franklin Heights

by | Oct 3, 2022 | News

MILWAUKEE, WI — A 55-year-old man died last Friday, September 30, after being struck by a vehicle in Milwaukee’s north side, according to CBS58.

The fatal incident took place at the intersection of West Capitol Drive and North Teutonia Avenue, in the city’s Franklin Heights neighborhood. It was first reported at about 8:00 p.m.

Few details have been shared at this time, but Milwaukee Police said the man was traveling on foot when he was hit by a vehicle that fled the area.

First responders rushed the victim to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced deceased at around 10:45 p.m.

An investigation and a search for unknown suspect(s) remain underway. Authorities ask anyone with information to contact the MPD at (414) 935-7360. Those wishing to remain anonymous can also call Crime Stoppers at (414) 224-TIPS.


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