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Critical Injury Accident-Pedestrian Struck, 4500 Plaza Dr., Oct. 28, 2012

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Critical Injury Accident-Pedestrian Struck
 
For Immediate Release: October 28, 2012
Contact: Office of Public Information 260-427-1343
City of Fort Wayne Police Department
 
Date/Time of Incident:  October 28, 2012/12:29 AM
Location of Incident:     4500 Plaza Dr.
Victim:                            Adult Male/Critical Condition
 
On October 28, 2012 at 12:29am  Officers responded to a personal injury hit skip accident at the 4500 block of Plaza Dr.  Preliminary investigation indicates that a disturbance occurred outside of the 4500 block of Plaza Dr.  During the altercation an adult male was struck with a vehicle.  It is unknown at this time whether the collision was intentional or acccidental.
 
Paramedics made the scene and transported the victim to a local hospital in serious condition.  Once at the hospital the victim was downgraded to critical condition. 
 
There were multiple witnesses at the scene who were being interviewed for further information.  The F.A.C.T. (Fatal Alcohol Crash Team) processed the scene and investigated the incident.  This incident remains under investigation by the City of Fort Wayne Police Department and the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney's Office.
 
Assisting Agencies: Fire Department, Three Rivers Ambulance Authority
 
Officer Jeremy Webb
Public Information Officer
City of Fort Wayne Police Department
260-427-1343

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