Woman injured after being hit by car Tuesday night

Published: Dec. 7, 2021 at 10:39 PM EST
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) - A woman was is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries after being hit by a car at the intersection of Coliseum Boulevard and Lake Avenue.

Police responded to the accident just before 9:30 p.m.

Preliminary information indicates a passenger car was traveling southbound on Coliseum Blvd. when the pedestrian victim walked into the path of the vehicle while attempting to cross Coliseum Blvd.

Evidence suggests the victim was attempting to cross the roadway in an area where pedestrian crossing is not intended. We’re told the driver stayed on the scene and is cooperating with investigators.

Southbound Coliseum Boulevard will be closed to traffic at Lake Avenue as investigators process the scene.

Copyright 2021 Fort Wayne’s NBC. All rights reserved.