West Allis police squad struck by fleeing vehicle during pursuit

WEST ALLIS -- A West Allis Police Department squad car was struck by a fleeing vehicle during a pursuit late on Thursday, February 4th.

A West Allis officer attempted to make a traffic stop near 71st and Madison just before midnight. That's when the car sped away, striking the squad -- resulting in minor damage to the squad.

The officer was not injured.

The driver of the fleeing vehicle has been apprehended. The incident remains under investigation.

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