Man critically injured in crash

October 7, 2018

A crash in the 7200 block of Chadwick Drive sent one person to a local hospital in critical condition this morning.

The crash happened shortly after 9:30 a.m., a statement from the Fort Wayne Police Department said today.

When officers arrived, they found the male driver of a passenger car unresponsive, the statement said. Officers had to break a side window to access the driver.

The driver was taken to a local hospital in serious condition and was later downgraded to critical by doctors, police said.

Police believe the car was going south on Chadwick Drive when it hit the rear end of a pickup truck that was parked on the curb.

No one was inside the pickup when the crash happened.

Chadwick Drive was closed between Sanford Land and Ferdinand Court while police investigated.

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