Man freezes to death while hiding from police, report says


MILWAUKEE (WNCN) – A 34-year-old man froze to death after he ran from the scene of a car crash, officials said.

Mark Henderson was involved in a collision around 2:15 Saturday morning. Police said Henderson ran from the scene and officers could not immediately locate him.

His body was found Sunday at 4:00 pm between a fence and a shed.

Henderson’s body was frozen solid when it was found, according to the medical examiner.

The temperature reached -4 degrees that Saturday night in Milwaukee with a high of 12 degrees on Sunday.

Henderson was on parole after pleading guilty in a 2012 fatal hit-and-run.Grab the FREE WDTN News App for iPhone or Android. Stay up to date with all the local news, weather and sports as well as live newscasts and events as they happen. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter for all the latest news, weather and sports.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.


Latest Video on

Don't Miss

Interactive Radar

More As Seen on 2 NEWS