Deadly car crash in Racine investigated as homicide
RACINE- Racine authorities are investigating a deadly car crash from Monday afternoon as a homicide.
Witnesses say the victim, 22-year-old Jeremiah L. Brook, lost control of his Chevy and rear-ended a parked vehicle in the 1100 block of Washington Ave. around 1 p.m.
Rescue crews transported him to Wheaton-Franciscan All Saints Emergency Room where he died.
Authorities believe the victim suffered a chest injury before getting into that crash, but they are not sure where that happened.
The investigation is ongoing and no other details have been released.
Racine investigators are interested in any additional information that you may have about this crime. You are urged to call the Racine Police Department at 262-635-7700 and ask for the Investigations Unit, or Crimestoppers at 262-636-9330, or by texting RACS plus the message to CRIMES (274637) and referring to Tipsoft I.D. #TIP417 with your text message.