Milwaukee car crash kills 3, injures 2

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MILWAUKEE – Authorities in Milwaukee say three people are dead and two injured after a car crashed into a tree.

The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s Office says two adults and a child are dead after the Friday night crash. Police say the child was a 3-year-old girl. Police say another young girl and a boy are in critical conditions. Those children are about 2 years old.

Police say a witness reported the car was traveling fast when the driver lost control and crashed into the tree about 8:15 p.m. Friday on Milwaukee’s north side. Names of the victims have not been released.