Critical Injury Accident / 5700 W Jefferson Blvd
For Immediate Release: June 14 2011
Details: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