Kenosha police: 27-year-old killed in multi-vehicle crash

Credit: Incident Response

Kenosha police are investigating a fatal car crash that happened near Washington Road and 22nd Avenue around 11:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan 9.

A vehicle being operated by a 36-year-old Illinois resident ran a red light and entered the intersection of Washington Road and 22nd Avenue. This vehicle collided with a northbound vehicle. This collision resulted in a secondary collision with a vehicle being driven east on Washington Road. The driver of this vehicle, a 27-year-old female from Illinois, died as a result of the crash.

Credit: Incident Response

This was not a police pursuit, police said.

The operator of the suspect vehicle was taken into custody, as was a passenger from the same vehicle.

The crash remains under investigation and appropriate charges will be referred to the Kenosha County District Attorney.

Mount Pleasant man charged in 2020 hit-and-run

Prosecutors have charged the 64-year-old with eight counts in connection to the incident, in which he ran a woman over with an SUV.

41-year-old Milwaukee man killed near Sherman and Villard

An argument led to the shooting death of a 41-year-old Milwaukee man early Saturday morning.