MILWAUKEE, WI — One person was hospitalized Thursday morning after a crash caused by gunfire in Milwaukee’s Walnut Hill neighborhood, according to TMJ4.
The incident took place near North 33rd Street and West Lisbon Avenue at about 3:30 a.m.
Milwaukee Police said the victim, 41, was driving when gunfire broke out and they were hit. Moments later, their car collided with a fence.
First responders rushed the victim to an area hospital for life-threatening injuries. No updates on the patient’s condition have been released.
No information has been shared regarding the circumstances of the shooting, but officers are searching for unknown suspects.
Anyone who may have information is urged to call the MPD at (414) 935-7360. Anonymous callers can also reach Crime Stoppers at (414) 224-TIPS.
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