Update: 1 dead, 1 arrested following crash near 60th and Burleigh in Milwaukee

Updated: 11:03 a.m. on Friday, January 1

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) – Milwaukee Police say one person is dead after being hit by a car near 60th and Burleigh on Thursday, December 31.

Police say it happened around 1:52 p.m. Authorities say a car sideswiped two others before going through a red traffic signal and hitting a third car. The impact caused the striking car to hit a pedestrian.

The pedestrian, a 36-year-old Milwaukee man, died as a result of his injuries.

The driver, a 24-year-old Milwaukee man, was arrested.

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Posted: 2:40 p.m. on Thursday, December 31

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- At least one person is dead following a crash near 60th and Burleigh in Milwaukee on Thursday, Dec. 31. 

Authorities were called to the scene just after 2:15 p.m. 

According to the Milwaukee Fire Department, a child involved in the crash was transported to Children's Wisconsin, and an adult was taken to Froedtert. 

This is a developing story. Stick with CBS 58 on air and online for updates. 


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