MILWAUKEE — An investigation is underway following a hit-and-run crash involving a police squad that occurred at the scene of a house early Wednesday morning, Feb. 27.
The fire broke out at a home near 22nd and National around 12:30 a.m. Officials believe the fire was sparked by space heaters.
Several people were inside the home when the fire broke out. Everyone was able to exit safely.
According to police, while a squad car was blocking the scene, it was rear-ended. The two officers inside the squad received minor injuries.
The driver of the striking vehicle fled the scene.