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One arrested for OWI after motorcycle crash Friday

Posted at 11:25 AM, Sep 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-26 12:25:55-04

MILWAUKEE — One person has been arrested for an OWI after a motorcycle crash Friday that left one woman injured.

The Milwaukee County Sheriff's Department responded to southbound I794 near Oklahoma Avenue around 9:29 p.m. Friday.

Deputies discovered that the driver of the motorcycle failed to negotiate a curve causing the bike to hit the median wall.

A female passenger was thrown from the motorcycle, over the median wall, and onto nearby railroad tracks. She suffered minor injuries and was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

Deputies say the driver was then arrested for an OWI causing injury.

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