Train strikes, kills pedestrian and dog in Waukesha

Posted at 8:27 AM, Mar 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-26 13:45:44-04

WAUKESHA -- A train strikes and kills a pedestrian and their dog Monday morning in Waukesha.

Waukesha Police Captain Dan Baumann tells TODAY'S TMJ4 that the train hit a pedestrian and a dog around 6:40 a.m. -- near Barstow and Carroll.

The train ended up stopping at Broadway Street in Waukesha for roughly two hours -- which blocked eight streets in the downtown Waukesha area during the morning commute.

The train blocked the following streets:

  • Sunset Drive
  • S. West Avenue
  • W. College Avenue
  • Maple Avenue
  • Grand Avenue
  • N. Barstow Street
  • N. East Avenue
  • E. Broadway Avenue

Police are still at the scene investigating and have not released any other information.

Stay with TODAY'S TMJ4 for further updates on this developing story.