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Incident Report for Case #2018-265036

Incident Type

Traffic Incident

Incident Date

07/13/2018 - 3:35 PM


10 block of Prairie Hill Ct


Male, age 5, Madison


(Second update)

The preliminary investigation indicates a neighbor of the deceased child was backing his SUV down his driveway when he struck the five-year-old. He told police he did not see the boy. There were no initial signs of impairment and a MPD traffic specialist is continuing an investigation into the accident.

(First update)

Child has passed away. This remains under investigation by the Madison Police Department.

Last updated 07/16/2018 at 10:03 AM by PIO Joel Despain


At approximately 3:35pm, the Madison Police Department responded to a traffic crash on Prairie Ct. A young child was struck by a vehicle and was immediately transported to a local hospital. This is remains under investigation by the Madison Police Department and details will be made available at a later time.

Released 07/13/2018 at 5:48 PM by Sgt. Daniel Perez

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