Critical Injury Motorcycle Accident April 22, 2017

For Immediate Release

Critical Injury Motorcycle Crash

April 22, 2017


Date: April 22, 2017


Time: 10:12 AM


Location: Lower Huntington Rd and Bradbury Ave


Victim:                  Adult Female / Critical Condition




On April 22, 2017, at 10:12 AM, officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to an injury accident involving a motorcycle at the intersection of Bradbury Av and Lower Huntington Rd. Officers arrived and located an adult female, who was determined to be in serious condition. She was taken to a local hospital where she was downgraded to critical condition.


Initial information indicates the female, who was riding a motorcycle, attempted to turn westbound onto Lower Huntington Rd from northbound Bradbury Av, when she struck the northern curb, causing her to lose control and crash. She was the only person on the motorcycle and no other vehicles were involved. Investigators report that this appears to be a low-speed crash, and that the female did not appear to be wearing a helmet.


Investigators with the Fatal Accident Crash Team are processing the scene, documenting and collecting evidence of what led to the crash.


The incident remains under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department.


Chris Felton

Public Information Officer

Fort Wayne Police Department