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Man in serious condition after Columbia Ave. crash

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — Police say a man is in serious condition after a crash on Columbia Ave. and Tecumseh St. Monday afternoon.

Officers say they were called to the area around 1:52 p.m. in reference to a reported motor vehicle accident with injuries. Upon arrival, police found that a vehicle was parked along Columbia Ave. when it was struck by a passing SUV.

Police say the SUV was heading east on Columbia Ave. when it approached the intersection of Tecumseh St. Witnesses say they observed the SUV begin to drift, and strike the rear of the parked car along Columbia.

The driver of the SUV was transported to a local hospital in serious condition by paramedics. This incident is being investigated by the Fort Wayne Police Department.

Jazlynn Bebout

Jazlynn Bebout is the Assignment Desk Editor and Digital Editor at WPTA. Follow her on Twitter @jazlynnsb

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