Report courtesy of Mike Joyner, Public Information Officer, City of Fort Wayne Police Department
On arrival officers found an adult male down in the intersection being attended by a passerby. The male was transported from the scene to a local hospital where his condition was determined to be critical.
Witnesses told investigators that the male was attempting to cross from the northeast corner of Lafayette at Paulding to the northwest corner of Lafayette and Paulding when he was struck by a vehicle traveling in the southbound lanes of Lafayette. Alcohol and or drugs are not believed to be a factor in this accident.
This accident remains under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department.
This article originally appeared in the Sept. 18 print edition.