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Sheriff’s officials: Juvenile driver, passenger hurt in crash following attempted traffic stop

MILWAUKEE -- Officials with the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office confirmed a crash at 76th and Main in Milwaukee Monday evening, January 1st, after a juvenile driver did not stop for officials attempting a traffic stop.

According to an MCSO spokeswoman, around 7:00 p.m., a deputy attempted the traffic stop at 71st and Adler after observing the vehicle traveling erratically. The vehicle entered the RV park, and crashed into a light pole.

Two females were inside the vehicle. One complained of head pain and the other, who was trapped and had to be extricated, complained of shoulder and ankle pain. Both were taken to the hospital.

The vehicle was not stolen. The juvenile driver could face charges of operator flee/elude officer.

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