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News: Pedestrian left critically hurt after hit-and-run in Roosevelt Grove area

by | Oct 23, 2023 | News

MILWAUKEE, WI — A 57-year-old pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries early Sunday when they were hit by a vehicle on West Capitol Drive in northwest Milwaukee, reports WISN.

The incident occurred at the intersection with North Sherman Boulevard, in the city’s Roosevelt Grove area. It was first reported shortly after 12:00 a.m.

Very few details regarding the circumstances of the event have been shared, but officials say the victim was hit by a car while in the roadway. The driver then fled the scene in the unknown vehicle before first responders arrived.

The victim, whose identity remains undisclosed, was rushed to a local hospital in critical condition.

As of this writing, the Milwaukee Police Department has not released a description of the hit-and-run vehicle and/or suspect.

An investigation remains open and ongoing. Anyone with relevant information is urged to call the department at 414-935-7360. Anonymous callers can reach Crime Stoppers at 414-224-TIPS, or via P3 Tips.

Our compassionate team of Milwaukee pedestrian accident attorneys at Lindner Law, LLC is personally invested in helping families like yours pursue maximum compensation after a painful event. If you or a loved one has been hit and injured by a negligent driver, we are ready to fight on your behalf. Call us today at 414-488-6870 or reach out online to book a free consultation at zero obligation.