23 wounded, unknown number killed in Wisconsin

MILWAUKEE – An SUV crashed into a Christmas parade in the Milwaukee suburb of Waukesha, leaving several people dead and at least 20 people injured, authorities said Sunday.

Waukesha Police Chief Dan Thompson said the investigation was ongoing but that a “suspicious vehicle” was found and that there is a person of interest in custody at the moment.

Some of the injured were taken by police to hospitals and others were taken by family members, said Thompson, who described the incidentas “very tragic” and “very chaotic”.He said he did not have an exact number of those killed, but that there were those killed.

Eleven adults and 12 children were transported to local hospitals by the Waukesha Fire Department, Fire Chief Steve Howard said at a news conference.

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