1 dead, 1 critically hurt following crash with box truck near 76th and Appleton

Updated: 4:12 p.m. on Oct. 14, 2020 

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- Police have identified the man who died in the crash as 22-year-old Brandon Scales. 

The driver remains in critical condition as of Wednesday, Oct. 14. 


Updated: 2:18 p.m. on Oct. 13, 2020 

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- One man is dead and another is seriously hurt after the vehicle they were in smashed into a parked box truck near 76th and Appleton on Tuesday, oct. 13.  

Police say the vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed before the crash. Both occupants needed to be extricated. 

The passenger of the vehicle sustained fatal injuries. The driver was seriously hurt and transported to a local hospital in critical condition. 

The crash remains under investigation. 


Published: 9:49 a.m. on Oct. 13, 2020 

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- Two people needed to be extricated following a crash near 76th and Appleton on Tuesday, Oct. 13. 

Authorities were called to the scene around 8:50 a.m. 

It appears a semi was involved in the crash. 

According to the Milwaukee Fire Department, the two victims extricated at the scene were transported to Froedtert Hospital for treatment. 

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

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