On Tuesday 09-29-2015 at 3:02pm, Mount Pleasant Police Officers responded to a Traffic Crash involving a vehicle collision with two pedestrians on STH 20, east of Sunnyslope Drive in the Village of Mount Pleasant. One female pedestrian died at the scene, with the male pedestrian transported to Wheaton hospital and transferred by Flight for Life helicopter to Froedtert Lutheran Trauma Center in Wauwatosa.
On Wednesday 09-30- 2015 at approximately 11:45am, Froedtert personnel reported the condition of the male pedestrian as critical condition in the Intensive Care Unit with head trauma.
The identification of the pedestrians involved are as follows:
Deceased at the scene: female identified as 71 year old Ulla Theuer
Injured at the scene/now at Froedtert: male identified as 74 year old Otto Theuer
Otto and Ulla Theuer are husband/wife, and reside in Mount Pleasant.
The operator of the vehicle who is 44 years of age and lives in Mount Pleasant was not injured, and is cooperating with Police. Investigation is on going at this time with the assistance of the WSP Recon Unit.