Hit-and-Run Injures Woman, Kills Dog
SUV fled the scene following accident at Barstow and Broadway streets Friday night.
A woman and her service dog were victims of a hit-and-run accident at the intersection of Barstow and Broadway streets at 9:43 p.m. Friday, according to police.
The service dog died from its injuries. The woman was treated for minor injuries, Sgt. Gregg Satula said.
The woman and her dog were attempting to cross the intersection when they were struck by an SUV. The vehicle fled the scene.
Although Freeman Friday Night Live was going on in the area, the incident does not at this time appear to be related to the event, according to police.
Police are releasing limited information about the incident due the ongoing investigation.
There were witnesses to the hit-and-run, but others who may have information are asked to call the Waukesha Police Department non-emergency number, 262-524-3831.