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Critical Injury Accident / 5700 W Jefferson Blvd

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For Immediate Release: June 14 2011


At approximately 7:45 AM June 14, 2011 911 communications was

notified of an auto accident with injuries at 5700 West Jefferson Blvd.

Callers were advising one person was unconscious in a vehicle. Upon

the first officers arrival he determined that one person was injured and

trapped in the vehicle. The officer and firefighters who arrived shortly

thereafter began emergency treatment and life saving measures. The

victim was extricated from the vehicle and transported to a local

hospital where she remains in critical condition.

Initial information shows that the victim was driving a Ford Focus

exiting Time Corners to travel east on Jefferson, pulling into the path of

the other vehicle, a Chevy Tahoe that was traveling west. The Driver

of the Tahoe was uninjured. There is no indication, at this time, that

driver impairment played a role in this accident.

This incident remains under investigation by the FACT Team.

 Officer Roy Sutphin

Public Information Officer

Fort Wayne Police Department

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