Posted on May 25, 2011

May 10, 2011 - Milwaukee, WI - According to a report from the Journal Sentinel Online, a man driving a scooter was killed in a crash with an SUV in Bayview.

An unidentified 29-year-old man was killed on Monday, May 9, when the motorized scooter he was driving crashed into a sport utility vehicle. The car accident took place on S. Kinnickinnic and E. Lincoln avenues just after 3:30 p.m.

The driver of the SUV was a 36-year-old unidentified woman, who was not injured. The fatal car accident remains under investigation by the Milwaukee Police Department.

If you have been seriously injured or a loved one has been tragically killed in a car accident, then you should consult with a Wisconsin personal injury lawyer. A lawyer will help collect the evidence necessary for your case and assist you in the filing of your paperwork and other components to your personal injury claim.

According to crash statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, there were 561 fatalities in 2009 because of traffic accidents in Wisconsin.

As a service to the residents of Wisconsin, our firm will frequently publish blogs about local traffic accidents. We do this to raise awareness about the common types of motor vehicle accidents occurring in Wisconsin that may result in serious injury or traffic fatalities.

Common accidents include, but are not limited to: 

  • single-car accidents;
  • accidents caused by hazardous road conditions; and
  • accidents caused by distracted drivers or aggressive driving. 

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