Three UWM students injured after driver hits vehicle, pedestrian near campus

Updated: 5:45 p.m. on May 7, 2018

UPDATE: MILWAUKEE, Wis. (CBS 58)-- Three UWM students were injured after a driver hit a car and a pedestrian Monday afternoon.

Preliminary info shows that a westbound vehicle continued through a red light, colliding with a vehicle southbound on Maryland Avenue. After the collision, the westbound vehicle continued through the intersection, striking a pedestrian in the crosswalk.

The police department is investigating the possibility of a medical event being the cause of the initial accident.

Alcohol/drugs were not a factor in this crash.

The pedestrian and driver of the westbound vehicle were taken to the hospital.

The driver of the southbound vehicle sustained minor injuries.

Stay with CBS 58 News for more information on this developing story. 


MILWAUKEE, Wis. (CBS 58) -- One person has been taken to the hospital after being hit by a car on the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee's campus.

The accident happened around 3:30 p.m. on Monday.

The Milwaukee Fire Department says the pedestrian was hit by a car near Maryland and Kenwood.

There is currently no word on their condition or what led up to the accident.

The Milwaukee Police Department is on scene assisting the UWM Police Department with the accident.

CBS 58 News has a crew headed to the scene and will bring updates as they become available.

Stay with CBS 58 News for more information on this developing story. 

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