Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports
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Incident Date08/02/2020 - 2:10 PM
AddressNorthport Drive at North Sherman Ave (intersection)
Victim(s)7 year old
DetailsCity of Madison Police Officers responded to an hit and run at the intersection of Northport Drive and N. Sherman Ave. Witnesses observed a 7 year old victim riding there bike through the controlled intersection in the pedestrian crosswalk, and traveling EB onto Sherman Ave. A Maroon SUV occupied by two made a right on red, and ignored pedestrian traffic.
The Maroon SUV collided with the 7 year old, sending the victim airborne. The suspect vehicle maneuvered around the victim and continued EB on North Sherman. The victim was conveyed to the UW pediatric hospital with minor injuries and bruises.
The investigation is ongoing. The City of Madison Police department is requesting those with information related to this incident to contact Madison Area Crime Stoppers at (608) 266-6014 or by computer at P3Tips.com.
Released 08/02/2020 at 8:51 PM by Lt. Harrison Zanders
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