By Muhammad Atef | June 11, 2021

FWPD investigating fatal crash on W. Jefferson Blvd.

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – A driver was killed in a crash just after midnight Friday at the intersection of West Jefferson Boulevard and Engle Road.

According to Fort Wayne police, a man speeding west on Jefferson possibly ran a red light at the intersection and hit a woman driving on Engle.

The woman died at the scene. Medics took the man to a hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries.

Investigators believe speed and alcohol were involved in the crash. A blood draw and toxicology analysis will be performed on the man, which is standard procedure for all fatal crashes.

The crash remains under investigation by the FWPD Fatal Accident Crash Team, the Allen County Coroner’s Office and the Allen County Prosecutor’s Office.

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