Man on moped dies after leaving roadway, striking telephone pole
MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Milwaukee police are investigating a fatal accident that happened on Bolivar a few blocks east of Howell Ave. late Saturday, July 19th.
Officials say a 49-year-old Milwaukee man operating a moped-type vehicle, left the roadway and collided with a telephone pole — causing his death.
Police have identified the man as David Nelson.
The circumstances surrounding what, if anything, caused the victim to leave the roadway are still under investigation.