Milwaukee police: Mother, 11-month-old child dead after wreck at 35th and Capitol

MILWAUKEE -- A 27-year-old woman and her 11-month-old daughter were killed in a wreck near 35th and Capitol early Monday, October 2nd.

Emergency crews were dispatched to the scene shortly after 1:00 a.m.

Police say a 22-year-old man was driving his Honda CRV westbound on W. Capitol Drive when he disregarded a red stop light and struck a Lexus.  The victims inside the Lexus, a 27-year-old woman and a 11-month-old girl, were pronounced dead at the scene.

The suspect was later taken into custody at a local hospital.

The investigation is ongoing.

Fatal crash at 35th & Capitol, Milwaukee

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