ELM GROVE — A 50-year-old Milwaukee man died after being struck by a vehicle in Elm Grove on Saturday, Aug. 17.
The crash happened on Bluemound Road, near North Fairway Drive.
According to the Elm Grove Police Department, the man was crossing Bluemound Road from the north side to the south side, when he was struck by a vehicle traveling eastbound.
The victim was taken to Froedert Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
“The police were there right away. They were checking him… were doing everything they could to save them. I was with the driver who was distraught,” said Dave Mayberry, lives nearby.
The driver responsible stayed at the scene and cooperated with police.
A recording of the initial call to dispatch was released by Elm Grove police.
Brookfield Police assisted with traffic control and Wisconsin State Patrol assisted with traffic accident reconstruction. The incident remains under investigation.