Man in jail after deadly crash Tuesday night
A man is in jail after running a red light, causing a deadly crash.Photo: Video by tmj4.com
PLEASANT PRAIRIE - One woman is dead, and a man is in jail after a crash in Pleasant Prairie Tuesday night.
A witness told police they were sitting at a red light just before 9 p.m. on State Highway 165 when a truck passed their car on the left, running the light and hitting a car driving on 120th Avenue.
There were five passengers in the car that was hit, and all suffered various injuries. A 37-year-old female was taken to Froedtert Hospital by Flight for Life, but was later pronounced dead. A 4-year-old who was found lying in the middle of the road was taken to the hospital, but her condition is unknown.
The 39-year-old driver of the truck was not injured. He was taken into custody for Homicide by Negligent Operation of a Vehicle.
The crash is still under investigation.