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Two children skateboarding hit in the roadway near 54th and Center

Posted at 2:55 PM, May 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-26 15:55:29-04

The Milwaukee Police Department is investigating after two children on skateboards were struck by separate vehicles on Memorial Day.

Authorities responded to the intersection of 54th and Center about 9:46 p.m. for reports of children being struck in the roadway. Two children that were skateboarding in the made sudden movements into traffic before being hit, according to police.

The children, both 12-years-old, sustained non-life threatening injuries and were taken to a local hospital for treatment. Police issued a citation to a driver for not having a valid license.

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