At least 27 sufferers are being treating after an SUV plowed into crowds at a Christmas parade in Waukesha, Wisconsin, Sunday evening, two native hospitals stated.
Children’s Wisconsin – a pediatric hospital in Milwaukee – says it’s treating 15 sufferers who had been harm within the parade tragedy.
“Children’s Wisconsin immediately prepared for a surge of patients after receiving notification from law enforcement of the incident at the Waukesha Holiday Christmas Parade,” the hospital stated in a written assertion.
“As of 8 p.m., Children’s Wisconsin received 15 patients from the incident, with no reported fatalities at our hospital at that time.”
Aurora Medical Center-Summit, a hospital in Waukesha County, instructed CNN Sunday evening it’s treating 12 sufferers.
Three are listed in crucial situation, 4 in critical situation and 5 in honest situation.
“We are deeply saddened by today’s senseless tragedy and our hearts are with the Waukesha community,” an announcement from the hospital stated.
Waukesha officers introduced there have been a number of fatalities within the incident however didn’t present a selected quantity as households are notified.