Officer among 5 hurt when pursuit of reckless driver ended in crash near Fond du Lac and North

MILWAUKEE -- A police pursuit ended in a crash near Fond du Lac Avenue and North Avenue Friday night, Dec. 13 -- and five people were hurt, including a Milwaukee police officer, who suffered minor injuries.

Police said shortly before 8 p.m., a marked squad attempted to stop a reckless driver near 24th Street and Chambers Street, and the driver fled.

The pursuit ended with a crash near Fond du Lac and North -- where four people in the vehicle being pursued suffered minor injuries.

The officer and the four others were all taken to the hospital.

Police said an investigation was ongoing.