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Pedestrian struck, killed by driver who was shot near 60th and Hampton

MPD investigates fatal shooting of 31 year old
Posted at 10:59 PM, Sep 26, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-27 16:28:47-04

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee Police are investigating a fatal pedestrian crash near 60th and Hampton Sunday evening.

Police say the victim had been helping a disabled motorist who was stuck in traffic when he was fatally struck by an oncoming vehicle. He died from his injuries at the scene.

During their investigation, police found that the 27-year-old driver of the striking vehicle was suffering from a serious gunshot injury prior to the crash.

The driver was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

The circumstances surrounding this incident are still under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Milwaukee Police at 414-935-7360 or Crime Stoppers at 414-224-TIPS or P3 Tips App to remain anonymous.

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