For Immediate Release

Date: June 16, 2023

Location: Shordon and Long Road

Time: 2026 hours


On Friday June 16th 2023 at approximately 2026 Hrs Officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department were dispatched to the area of Shordon and Long Road regarding a single vehicle crash. Witnesses stated a vehicle traveling south bound struck a power pole and rolled several times. On scene officers observed a single vehicle upside down and severely damage. The male adult driver, and sole occupant sustained fatal injuries and was declared deceased on scene. Speed was believed to be a factor. This incident remains under investigation with the Fatal Accident Crash Team and the Allen County Coroner’s Office.

Officer Daniel Nerzig
Public Information Officer
Fort Wayne Police Department