Milwaukee Police Chief Hit By Dump Truck Leaving Reckless Driving Conference

Photo: WISN 12 News
Photo: WISN 12 News

Not long after leaving a press conference to address reckless driving, the car of Milwaukee’s police chief was hit by the driver of a dump truck who didn’t stop at an intersection, Wisconsin Public Radio reports. The crash reportedly took place only minutes after Chief Jeffrey Norman left the conference just after 10:00 a.m. Monday morning. Norman was taken to a nearby hospital in an ambulance and was reportedly seen wearing a neck brace.

In a statement, the department said the police chief sustained “non-life threatening injuries” and that the driver of the dump truck stayed at the scene and was cooperating with investigators.

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