The Milwaukee Police Department is investigating a fatal crash that happened at about 12:30 a.m. on April 8 at N. 29th Street and W. Locust Street. A 2004 GMC Envoy was traveling northbound on N. 29th Street when its driver failed to stop for a stop sign and collided with a 1999 Toyota Camry traveling westbound on W. Locust Street. After the initial collision, the Envoy hit a light pole and the Camry collided with a fence. Two passengers inside the Envoy, a 29-year-old man and a 31-year-old man, suffered non-life threatening injures and were transported to a local hospital. A third passenger inside the Envoy, a 30-year-old man, was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the Envoy fled and MPD is currently searching for him. The driver of the Camry, a 19-year-old man, suffered minor injuries.
UPDATE (4/9/15 at 9:00 a.m.): Milwaukee Police have arrested the driver involved in the fatal crash on April 8th at N. 29th Street and W. Locust Street. The 30-year-old Milwaukee man turned himself in at District Three on the evening of April 8th. MPD will present charges to the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office in the coming days.