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Critical Injury Accident November 5, 2013

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Critical Injury Accident


Date/Time of Incident:          11-05-2013  5:59 PM

Location of Incident:              Main Street & Watkins Street

Victim:                                    Male Adult  




The Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the intersection of  Main Street and Watkins in reference to a personal injury accident. As officers and paramedics arrived on the scene, they located an adult victim. Paramedics provided medical attention to the victim before transporting him to a local hospital in critical condition. Investigators believe that the victim was riding a moped eastbound on Main as a car made a left hand turn onto Watkins in the path of the moped. Investigators advised that the moped rider was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. The name of the victim is being withheld pending family notification.

This incident remains under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department F.A.C.T team.



John Chambers

Public Information Officer

Fort Wayne Police Department

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