Suspects sought: Driver dies after being struck by stolen vehicle near 13th and Greenfield

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Fatal crash near 13th and Greenfield in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred Wednesday night, May 10th on the city’s south side. The two-vehicle crash involved a stolen a car.

It happened around 10 p.m. near 13th and Greenfield.

Officials with the Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s Office identified the 46-year-old man who was killed in the crash as Phillip Franklin of Milwaukee.

According to police, Franklin was stopped in his Pontiac Grand Am at a stop sign, and his vehicle began to turn left onto W. Greenfield Avenue.

While making the turn, the Grand Am was struck by a stolen Audi A6 that was traveling eastbound on W. Greenfield Avenue at a high rate of speed.

Following the crash, the occupants of the Audi fled from the scene and MPD continues to seek them.

Franklin died at the scene, as a result of multiple blunt force injuries.

The Audi was stolen on May 9th from the area near 21st and Mineral.

MPD’s investigation is ongoing.

Monitor FOX6 News and for updates on this developing story.

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