Woman killed in Capitol Drive crash

Woman killed in Capitol Drive crash

By Dan O'Donnell. CREATED Jan 15, 2012

MILWAUKEE - The Milwaukee Police Department is investigating whether alcohol played a role in a deadly crash near 91st and Capitol Dr. early Sunday morning.

"A vehicle was travelling westbound at a high rate of speed when the driver lost control, striking a tree in the median," Milwaukee Police spokesman William Jessup said in a news release. 

A woman, 34, died at the scene and the driver, a 24 year-old woman, suffered minor injuries.  She is in police custody on outstanding warrants.