Man killed after crashing stolen car

Posted at 6:54 AM, Nov 24, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-24 07:54:17-05

MILWAUKEE -- A man was killed after he crashed a stolen car in Milwaukee Monday night.

The crash, which happened around 9:45 p.m. near 92nd Street and Silver Spring Drive, was so intense, the engine flew out of the car.


Milwaukee police said the victim,  a 50-year-old man from Milwaukee, had just stolen the car from a parking lot nearby.

They said he was traveling at a very high rate of speed when he lost control and struck a tree. 

He died at the scene from his injuries.