Pedestrian struck, seriously injured by hit-and-run driver on Milwaukee’s northwest side

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are investigating a hit-and-run crash involving a pedestrian that occurred early Thursday morning, July 19 on the city’s northwest side.

It happened around 1:30 a.m. in the area of Grantosa Drive and Fond du Lac Avenue.

Pedestrian struck near Grantosa Drive and Fond du Lac Avenue

Pedestrian struck near Grantosa Drive and Fond du Lac Avenue

According to police, someone in a vehicle driving by the area observed the pedestrian on the roadway and called police.  That citizen waited for the police to arrive.

The victim is a man in his 30s, who suffered serious injuries. He was taken to a hospital for treatment.

Police are searching for the striking driver.