2 men charged in hit-and-run crash that killed 7-year-old Milwaukee girl
Police say 7-year-old Londyn Quesada and her mom were in the car when another vehicle crashed into them near N. 76th St. and W. Calumet Rd. around 7:50 p.m. Quesada was ejected and her mom suffered serious injuries.
According to a criminal complaint, Iman Washington Jr. and Kevin Hightire are facing charges.
Court documents state Washington is facing:
- Second degree reckless homicide
- Hit-and-run, resulting in death
- Knowingly operate a vehicle while suspended, causing death
- Second degree reckless injury
- Hit-and-run, great bodily harm
- Knowingly operate a motor vehicle while suspended - causing great bodily harm
Hightire is facing a charge of harboring or aiding a felon.
According to a criminal complaint, Hightire told investigators Washington was driving "super" fast, traveling "at least 100 mph" when the crash happened.
A third person in the striking vehicle appeared unconscious after the crash, the complaint says. Hightire stated Washington wanted to leave the passenger behind but Hightire refused. Investigators say the two put the passenger in another vehicle and Washington drove them all back to an apartment complex.
Authorities say Washington is not in custody. A warrant is out for his arrest. Anyone with information on his whereabouts should contact police.