8-year-old boy hit by car, killed in Milwaukee

By: AP Email
By: AP Email

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- An 8-year-old boy hit by a car in Milwaukee has died.

WTMJ-TV reports the boy ran between parked cars and into the street, where he was struck Sunday evening. He later died from his injuries.

WITI-TV reported Monday that the 58-year-old driver of the vehicle had been arrested on tentative charges of operating after suspension, causing death. It will be up to prosecutors to file formal charges.

The driver had stayed at the scene and cooperated with police after the boy was hit.


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