Waukesha Christmas parade: 5 dead, 40 injured after SUV plows through Wisconsin crowd

Waukesha city officials say five people are dead and more than 40 are injured after an SUV plowed through a Christmas parade in Wisconsin on Sunday. Children are among those injured, while police say a person of interest is in custody.

By Greg Norman and David Aaro | Fox News

Fast Facts:

Waukesha, Wisconsin, police Chief Daniel Thompson said a person of interest is currently in custody but stressed the investigation is "very active."

Waukesha Fire Chief Steven Howard said his department transported at least 11 adults and 12 children to six area hospitals. Thompson noted that some of the fatalities are children.

The White House said in a statement that it "reached out to state and local officials to offer any support and assistance as needed."

Milwaukee Dancing Grannies group says its members among fatalities.

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