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Driver dies after losing control of car, striking light pole on Milwaukee’s north side

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MILWAUKEE —  Milwaukee police are investigating a fatal accident that occurred on the city’s north side late Thursday night, March 2nd.

It happened near Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and Chambers shortly before midnight.

Fatal crash near MLK Drive and Chambers

At this point, it appears that the driver of a 2005 Mercury Sable lost control of his vehicle while northbound on N. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and collided with a concrete light pole.

Fatal crash near MLK Drive and Chambers

Fatal crash near MLK Drive and Chambers

Police say it’s possible the victim suffered a medical related incident before the accident.

The older adult male died on scene. He has yet to be positively identified.

Police say their investigation into the circumstances that led up to this incident remain under investigation.

Fatal crash near MLK Drive and Chambers

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