6th and Mitchell fatal crash, 1 killed

One person was killed in a crash near 6th and Mitchell shortly after 5 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 8.

Police say a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed collided with a tree. The impact of the collision caused the vehicle to start on fire with the driver trapped inside. 

The driver died as a result of their injuries.

The cause of the crash is under investigation. 

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Milwaukee police at 414-935-7360.

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