University of Wisconsin Milwaukee police chase ends in fiery crash

University of Wisconsin Milwaukee police chase ends in fiery crash
ByABC7 Chicago Digital Team WLS logo
Friday, December 8, 2023

MILWAUKEE, Wis. (WLS) -- A chase by University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee Thursday ended in a fiery multi-vehicle crash.

University police said Thursday morning they received a report of a car theft in a UWM parking lot, prompting the pursuit.

Police said during the chase, the suspect's vehicle struck a bicyclist, but the cyclist was not hurt.

As police stopped the help the bicyclist, the suspect's car continued to flee and later crashed into another car around 11:30 a.m. near Cramer Street and Linwood Avenue.

UWM police said four suspects fled the scene and remain at large. An investigation into the incident is ongoing.