A teenager was killed in a Milwaukee car accident Monday night.
According to a Milwaukee Police Department accident report,a 17 year-old boy was killed in a car accident at the intersection of North 38thStreet and West Fond du Lac Avenue on Milwaukee’s north side. Police say the accident occurred shortly after 10:30 p.m. Monday.
According to police, the teenager lost control of his SUV,crashed into a pole, and died. Police have not released the identity of the victim, pending notification of the family.
Officers shut down a stretch of Fond du Lac Avenue to conduct the investigation. It has since been reopened.
Police have not said if excessive speed or alcohol was a factor in the accident.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the victim’s family and friends.