Milwaukee Police are investigating a fatal accident that happened on Saturday, March 4th around 6:45 p.m. at N. 17th Street and W. Vliet Street. Two vehicles were involved in this accident at this intersection. A 61-year old woman, who was crossing the street, was struck by one of the vehicles and died at the scene. Two subjects are currently in custody and the investigation is ongoing.
The person who died in the fatal crash at 17th and Vliet has been identified as Denice J. Fells (B/F, 11/25/1955). A 23-year old man and a 30-year old man, both from Milwaukee, remain in custody. The investigation is ongoing and MPD will present the case to the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office in the coming days.