Tragic news is popping that says about a Waukesha Christmas Parade that led to the death of at least five people and 40 people get serious injuries. All this happened on Sunday because of an SUV that drove into the crowds insanely.
The Milwaukee Grannies were dancing in that parade. While they were performing the incident took place Which was very dangerous. The group of Grannies reached out to the public for their good wishes and prayers through the social media platform i.e., Facebook. They put on a post about the incident on Facebook.
Everything that you need to know about Milwaukee dancing Grannies will be available on this page. Also, we will add the impact of the incident that the group has to face in the Waukesha Christmas parade.
About The Incident During The Waukesha Christmas Parade
We will be telling you about the incident in brief that took place during the Waukesha Christmas Parade that resulted in physical injuries and loss of lives. As the report says, a red SUV entered into the Christmas parade that was conducted in the city of Waukesha, Wisconsin.
The vehicle was driven insanely that hit and injured numerous people who attended the parade. Some people also died. This incident took place on 21st November, Sunday. The number of people who are confirmed as dead is 5 whereas more than 40 people got injured.
As per sources, a person is in custody who might be the one behind this tragedy. Cops have recovered the Suspect Vehicle, which has confirmation from Chief Thompson’s side.
Who are Milwaukee Dancing Grannies?
Milwaukee Dancing Grannies are a group of women whose ages are ranging from the early 50s to mid-70s and conducts dance performances. This group was featured in the Christmas parade that was conducted in Waukesha City.
This group was established in the year 1984 and performs every year in around 25 parades from Memorial Day to Christmas. the main motive of this group is, “to entertain our audiences while enjoying the team comradery before, during, and after performances.”
In a year, they rehearse once every week. To become a member of this group the minimum requirement that it asks is that you should be a grandmother.
Statement By Dancing Grannies
The statement that is said by the Milwaukee Dancing Grannies after the incident that took place in the Christmas parade is as follow:
“Thank you for your concern about the Milwaukee Dancing Grannies. Members of the group and volunteers were impacted and we are waiting for word on their conditions. Please keep the granny’s, all those injured, and all those who witnessed this horrible event in your thoughts and prayers.”