FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) -- Police say they have arrested a woman who hit a man with her car early this morning and then ran away leaving her baby behind still strapped inside her car.
The Fort Wayne Police Department says 28-year-old Brandee Johnson is charged with three counts of criminal recklessness and one count each of leaving the scene of a catastrophic injury, child endangerment, child neglect and driving while suspended.
Speedway on Bluffton Road
Police say Johnson drove her car into a man who was pumping gas at the Speedway on Bluffton Road about 2 a.m.
The man, who was pinned between two vehicles, was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Her child had a slight head injury.
Sgt. Sofia Rosales-Scatena with FWPD says Johnson was arrested with the help of tips from the community.