For Immediate Release

Date: 7/25/2023

Location: 4200 Lower Huntington Road

Time: 5:424 am


The Fort Wayne Police Department is investigating a death investigation. Emergency communications received a 911 call, from a passing motorist, regarding a vehicle on the side of the road that appeared to have been in a crash. An officer arrived a few minutes later to find the driver unconscious and not breathing, to which the officer initiated CPR. Medics later arrived and the driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

The FWPD Homicide team and Crime Scene technicians are processing the scene for details. Lower Huntington Road is closed between Ardmore and Smith for thru traffic. It is believe the road will be closed for another hour. Officers are allowing traffic from Kilbourn Drive to the west, entering from Smith Rd. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Fort Wayne Police at 260-427-1201, Crime Stoppers at 260-436-7867, or use the P3 Tips app.

Sergeant John Nichter
Public Information Officer
Fort Wayne Police Department