Critical Injury Pedestrian Accident December 28, 2016


For Immediate Release

December 28, 2016

Critical Injury Pedestrian Accident



Date:                           Wednesday, December 28, 2016


Time:                           10:40 a.m.


Location:                    Walmart

10105 Lima Road




Fort Wayne police responded to the report of a pedestrian being struck by a passenger vehicle in the parking lot of the Walmart located at 10105 Lima Road at approximately 10:40 a.m.


Once on scene officers found an unresponsive adult female down in the parking lot. She was transported to a local hospital where it was determined that she was in critical condition. Witnesses to the incident report that a passenger van was traveling north in the store’s lot when it struck the victim. The operator of the van and her two juvenile passengers were not injured. The driver of the van was transported from the scene to a local hospital, where a blood draw will be conducted as is protocol in these investigations. It does not appear that alcohol played a factor in this incident.


Michael Joyner

Public information Officer

Fort Wayne Police Department