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Medical examiner IDs woman who died from injuries suffered in Oak Creek crash

Fatal crash near College and Pennsylvania (PHOTO: South Milwaukee Fire Department/Facebook)

Fatal crash near College and Pennsylvania (PHOTO: South Milwaukee Fire Department/Facebook)

OAK CREEK — The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s Office identified on Thursday, Feb. 6 the women who died from injuries suffered in a crash near Pennsylvania Avenue and College Avenue. The victim is 22-year-old Megan Hart of West Allis.

The wreck happened around 8:15 a.m. on Wednesday — and involved two vehicles. Officials with the Oak Creek Police Department said four other people in the vehicles were taken to local hospitals for injuries not believed to be life-threatening.

Fatal crash near College and Pennsylvania (PHOTO: South Milwaukee Fire Department/Facebook)

Fatal crash near College and Pennsylvania (PHOTO: South Milwaukee Fire Department/Facebook)

The medical examiner’s report indicates Hart’s cause of death was blunt force injuries of the neck. She was being transported to an appointment with a medical transport service. Only she and the driver of the van were in the vehicle — and Hart was wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.

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