Bay View crash, OWI charges for driver expected: police

A Milwaukee man was seriously injured in a Bay View crash early Thursday morning, Feb. 3.

Police said the 20-year-old lost control of his vehicle and hit a tree near Superior and Estes – about a block away from South Shore Park – just before 1 a.m.

The man had to be extricated from the car and was taken to the hospital with serious injuries. He is in stable condition, police said.

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Charges for operating while intoxicated will be referred to the Milwaukee County District Attorney's Office in the coming days.


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