Illinois man dies, another in critical condition after Milwaukee car crash near 16th and Canal
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) --- The Milwaukee Police Department is investigating a two car crash after a Waukegan man died Friday, March 5.
It happened at 8:24 p.m. in the 100 block of 16th street.
Police say a 42-year-old man from Waukegan, Illinois died from his injuries at a local hospital.
A 36-year-old Waukegan man was also rushed to the hospital and is in critical condition.
Police say the accident happened when one vehicle drove through a red light and struck another car who was making a U-Turn.
The two men were in the car making the U-Turn.
The driver of the striking vehicle, an 18-year-old Milwaukee man, sustained serious injuries but is expected to survive.
He was transported to a local hospital and was arrested.
Criminal charges will be referred to the Milwaukee County District Attorney's Office in the upcoming days.