Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident November 22, 2016

For Immediate Release

November 22, 2016

Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident


Date:                           Tuesday, November 22, 2016


Time:                           1:30 p.m.


Location:                    3000 Block E. Washington Boulevard


Victim:                        Female Deceased on Scene




Fort Wayne Police Responded to the 3000 block of E. Washington Boulevard on the reported single motor vehicle accident. On arrival firefighters and police officers found a passenger car in the parking lot of the Crown Battery Systems business resting on its top. Pinned underneath the vehicle was the female victim. She was pronounced dead on the scene by medics.


Based on physical evidence on the scene it appears that the victim was traveling east on Washington Boulevard, lost control of her vehicle coming out of a curve, jumped the south curb of Washington Boulevard which resulted in the vehicle rolling several times ejecting the female victim in the process. The name of the victim will be released by the Allen County Coroner’s office when notification to the next of kin has been made.


This incident remains under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department and the Allen County Coroner’s office.


Michael Joyner

Public Information Officer

Fort Wayne Police Department