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2 dead in fiery crash: Milwaukee medical examiner responds to 29th and Capitol

Police said both the driver and passenger died on the scene
Posted at 8:26 PM, Nov 30, 2022

MILWAUKEE — Two people have died following a fiery crash Wednesday night. The crash happened near 29th and Capitol around 7:45 p.m., according to police.

An unidentified driver was going east on Capitol Drive when police say the car collided with a tree after the driver lost control. That crash resulted in a vehicle fire.

The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner's Office (MCMEO) is responding to a crash scene near 29th and Capitol.

Police said both the driver and the passenger in the vehicle died on the scene. According to the Milwaukee County Medical Examiner's online database, one of the victims was a 29-year-old man and the other was a 39-year-old man.

An investigation is underway and MPD said it's working to identify the victims.

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