Mother, 11-month-old girl killed in overnight car accident in Milwaukee

Posted at 7:44 AM, Oct 02, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-02 10:15:14-04

MILWAUKEE – A 11-month old girl and her 27-year-old mother were killed in a double fatal car accident early Monday morning in Milwaukee, the Medical Examiner says.

The crash happened around 1:15 a.m. at the intersection of 35th Street and Capitol.

Milwaukee police say a 22-year-old man was driving a Honda CRV  westbound on Capitol Drive, ran a red light and struck the victim's car.  

Both victims were pronounced dead at the scene. 

The suspect was later taken into custody at a local hospital.

Milwaukee police say their investigation is ongoing. 

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