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Critical Injury Accident / St. Joe Road & Ashland Drive

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For Immediate Release:

City of Fort Wayne Police Department

Contact: Office of Public Information, (260) 427-1343



Serious Crash Investigation


Date/Time of Incident: 10/07/2011 at 0300 Am

Location of Incident: St Joe Road and Ashland Dr.


 Victim: M/19 of Fort Wayne


 Vehicle: Tan 2006 Honda Accord



At 3:00 Am this morning Officers were dispatched to St. Joe Rd. and Ashland on a party pinned crash. Once on scene Officers found an unconscious male pinned in a tan Honda. The Fire Department arrived and were extract the man who was taken to a local Hospital in critical condition. The F.A.C.T. team was paged in and took over the investigation. Investigators have determined that the tan Honda was traveling North on St.Joe Road near Ashland Drive. Just North of Ashland the vehicle left road way striking a large boulder and telephone pole shearing the pole and causing a power outage in the are.

speed may have been a factor in this crash. The man remains in critical condition. 

This case remains under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department, and the Allen County Prosecutor's office.

Scott Tegtmeyer

Public Information Officer

Fort Wayne Police Department



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