MILWAUKEE — Two on-duty Milwaukee firefighters were hit by a car Monday morning while shoveling snow in front of a fire department station, the Milwaukee Fire Department said in a press release.
This happened around 7 a.m. at at the fire station on 9511 W. Appleton Ave. The driver left the road and hit the two firefighters and fire station. MFD said that the two firefighters were taken to Froedtert. Since then, they have been released and are expected to make a full recovery over then ext few days.
It is unknown what happened to the driver.
2 on-duty @MilFireDept FFs struck while shoveling snow in front of an MFD station this AM - a civilian vehicle left the road, struck them, and then the station. Chief @alipski1 will speak to this, 2:30pm TODAY, at MFD's Admin (711 W Wells, 3rd Floor) - press release coming soon.— Milwaukee FD (@MilFireDept) January 24, 2022