Woman fatally shot after crash on Milwaukee’s north side

August 31, 2019 GMT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee police say a 46-year-old woman was fatally shot after confronting a driver following a minor crash on the city’s north side.

The Journal Sentinel reports the woman was a passenger in the vehicle that got struck about 5:15 p.m. Friday. Police say she got out of the vehicle and exchanged words with the driver, who pulled out a gun, shot her and then fled.

Police say witnesses drove the woman to a hospital, where she died.


Police are searching for the shooter.

No other details about the shooting were released.


Information from: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, http://www.jsonline.com