One police officer was killed and one was hospitalized after a Milwaukee, WI, police squad car was involved in a rollover crash during a pursuit Thursday evening, reports WTMJ.
Officer Charles Irvine Jr., 23, was killed when his squad car rolled over during a pursuit of a reckless driver that ended just after 5:00 p.m. Thursday. Footage from Chopper 4 shows heavy damage to the squad car, which rolled off the road until it was wedged near an overpass.
Irvine Jr. was a police aide for two years, and an officer for nearly two years, beginning his service with the Milwaukee Police Department at 19.
The other officer injured in the crash suffered serious injuries, police say. He's a 36-year-old with four years of service. Police say he is in stable condition.