MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee Police are investigating a serious hit and run accident that occurred Friday afternoon.
According to authorities, it happened on the 10,000 block of Bluemound Rd, right across from the Milwaukee Co. Zoo. A 79-year-old man was hit and transported to a local hospital with serious injuries, and the 28-year-old driver was eventually arrested after originally fleeing the scene.
Criminal charges will be referred to the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office in the upcoming days. There is no word on the 79-year-old’s condition.