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UPDATE: Milwaukee police have "vehicle of interest" in incident that injured officer

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MILWAUKEE, Wis. (WKOW) -- Milwaukee police have recovered a "vehicle of interest" after a hit-and-run accident left a uniformed police critically injured Sunday afternoon.

According to a news release, police said they are continuing to investigate. No other details have been released.

A motorist struck Officer Frank Vrtochnick, 37, when he was standing outside of his squad car.

The driver was going down the wrong side of the road and jumped a curb before fleeing the scene.

Vrtochnick remains in critical condition, according to a police spokesperson.

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