Driving can be a hazardous activity. Sometimes driving results in motor vehicle accidents. When a motor vehicle accident occurs it can cause property damage, injuries to the occupants of the vehicles, and even fatalities. Because of the potential of serious consequences of motor vehicle accidents, drivers should also ensure that they are practicing safe driving and focusing on the roadway. Recently, an accident occurred in Milwaukee after the driver of the vehicle struck a parked vehicle.
The accident happened on Tuesday, April 14, 2020 around 3:00 pm. The accident occurred near 21st Street and Keefe Avenue. The accident occurred when the driver of the vehicle struck a parked vehicle and a tree on the side of the road. The parked vehicle did not have any occupants at the time of the accident. Law enforcement officials responded to the scene of the accident.The accident caused the driver of the vehicle to sustain serious injuries. The driver was transported to the hospital and is listed to be in stable condition.
There were also two passengers in the vehicle at the time of the accident. One of the passengers suffered life threatening injuries as a result of the accident. The passenger was transported to the hospital where he is listed to be in critical condition. The other passenger also sustained serious injuries in the accident and was transported to the hospital. Very sadly, the passenger passed away at the hospital.
The cause of the accident is still under investigation by law enforcement officials. Law enforcement officials have stated that criminal charges have been referred to the District Attorney’s Office against the driver of the vehicle.