31-year-old Fitchburg man dies after being hit by car while walking across I-94, police said
PEWAUKEE, Wis. — A 31-year-old Fitchburg man died after being struck by a vehicle while attempting to walk across I-94, according to officials.
The Waukesha County Sherif’s Office and the Pewaukee Fire Department responded to a crash between a vehicle and a pedestrian on I-94 westbound in the area of Pewaukee Road on Nov. 7, according to a release from the Waukesha County Sheriff’s Office.
Anthony Valenza was a passenger in a disabled vehicle on the median side of I-94 and was struck by an oncoming vehicle while he was attempting to walk across the interstate, officials said.
Valenza suffered life-threatening injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the release.
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