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Man trapped under a car after vehicle strikes building

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Posted at 8:45 PM, Dec 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-15 00:50:31-05

MILWAUKEE-- The Milwaukee Police Department is working to determine the circumstances behind a crash that left a man seriously injured on Saturday.

Authorities responded to 1919 W. North Ave about 7:46 p.m. for reports of an SUV striking a business. The vehicle subsequently ended up inside of the building during crash, according to witnesses.

Paramedics arrived on scene, discovering a man trapped under the vehicle. He was transported to Froedtert Hospital with serious injuries, according to authorities.

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Several neighboring streets were closed while firefighters extricated the person from the vehicle. Authorities continue to investigate the circumstances of the incident.