Police: 2 killed when stolen SUV crashes into car
MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police say two women in a stolen SUV were fleeing from police when they crashed into a car at a north side intersection and killed two men.
The fatal crash Wednesday happened after police tried stopping the stolen Kia Sportage. Police say the SUV driver sped away and crashed into a Chevy Malibu. Two men, ages 57 and 58, in the Chevy were killed.
A Milwaukee police spokesman says officers were not pursuing the vehicle at the time of the crash. The Journal Sentinel reports the attempted traffic stop happened several blocks south of the crash.
The women in the SUV, ages 21 and 22, were placed under arrest and taken to the hospital with serious injuries.