Deadly crash in Wauwatosa Tuesday morning

Deadly crash in Wauwatosa Tuesday morning

By The WTMJ News Team. CREATED Nov 8, 2011

WAUWATOSA - One person has died after an early morning crash Tuesday in Wauwatosa.

The crash happened at about 1:30 a.m. Tuesday on West Capitol Drive near Menomonee River Parkway.

The driver of a pickup truck died after apparently crashing into a wall there.

Paramedics rushed to the scene, but were unable to save the driver's life.

No other vehicles were involved, and no one else was hurt.

Authorities closed up portions of Capitol Drive to clean up the crash scene.

Investigators tell TODAY'S TMJ4's Melissa McCrady they are looking into the cause of the crash, including whether alcohol was involved.