Stolen vehicle totaled after crash at Milwaukee’s Southside.
By H. Nelson Goodson
Hipanic News Network U.S.A.
August 28, 2015
Milwaukee, WI – On Friday, police were called to the 2400 block of S. 6th Street just after 9:00 p.m. after a reported 1993 Honda Accord had crashed into pole. According to a 54-year-old witness, he told Hispanic News Network U.S.A. (HNNUSA) that he was driving northbound of S. 6th Street and noticed the Honda Accord driving erratic while driving westbound and almost crashed into him. The driver of the stolen vehicle lost control and crashed into a pole on the eastside of the street on S. 6th.
The witnessed said, that he saw four to five Afro-American teens get out of the vehicle and fled the scene. A 21-year-old woman who reported the vehicle stolen, says that she noticed it missing around 5:10 p.m. and reported it stolen to police. The vehicle was stolen from near S. Greeley St. and E. Clarence St.
She had just bought the vehicle and was about to get insurance after recently registering the vehicle with the DMV. The vehicle was totaled, according to the woman.
The 54-year-old man says, the teens were also involved in an accident near the 1300 of W. Harrison St. before crashing on S. 6th Street.
No one was reported injured.
In an unrelated incident, a car jacking was reported on Thursday near the 2500 block of W. Lapham Street making it the third one for August.