Police Incident Reports A Selection of Noteworthy Incident Reports

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Incident Report for Case #2021-130283

Incident Type

Traffic Incident

Incident Date

04/14/2021 - 3:49 AM


E Washington Ave and N Dickinson St


Early this morning, officers responded to a car fire after the vehicle struck a tree near E Washington Ave and N Dickinson St.  First responders on scene were able to pull out a 22-year-old man from the burning car to safety who was then transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.  Speed is likely a factor as this crash is under investigation by MPD's Traffic Investigation Unit.

Please see Madison Fire Department's incident report for further details: https://www.cityofmadison.com/fire/daily-reports/one-taken-to-hospital-following-early-morning-crash

Released 04/14/2021 at 11:22 AM by PIO Tyler Grigg

The location shown is approximate & may not be accurate.