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MPD investigating after three injured in crash

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Posted at 10:56 PM, Mar 19, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-19 23:56:10-04

Three people, including one infant, were injured in a crash near 17th and Highland on Saturday night.

The Milwaukee Police Department is investigating the serious crash that happened just after 8 p.m. involving two vehicles. The driver of a van was traveling east on Highland, ran a red light and struck a car traveling south on 17th Street.

One of the occupants of the car that was struck, a 22-year-old Milwaukee woman, was transported to a local hospital and is in critical condition. A one-month-old male passenger of the car did not appear to have injuries, but received medical attention. The 40-year-old female driver is in stable condition.

The van initially fled the scene, but later returned. This is an ongoing investigation.

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