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Hit and Run leaves man dead

Officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department located an adult man down in the street, appearing to have been struck by a vehicle.

Posted: Mar. 9, 2019 11:05 AM
Updated: Mar. 11, 2019 8:40 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - Officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department located an adult man down in the street between Hanna Street and Creighton Avenue, appearing to have been struck by a vehicle around 3:00 a.m. Saturday morning.

He was dead on the scene.

At this time, it is unclear what happened, other than the was struck while in the street. There was no one around when police arrived.

Investigators are  searching for any evidence that may help identify the vehicle that struck the victim.

The exact cause and manner of death, as well as the victim’s identity, will be released by the Allen County Coroner’s Office when appropriate to do so.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact police. 

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