One dead after crash near airport

A man is dead after he pulled out in front of a truck while exiting the airport.

Posted: Dec 19, 2017 9:58 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT)-A man is dead after a crash Monday afternoon.

It happened around 12:15 p.m. right in front of the Fort Wayne International Airport at the intersection of Ferguson Road and 10th Street.

A pickup truck was westbound on Ferguson Road when a car pulled out in front of the truck. The driver of the car was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the truck was uninjured.

The victim has been identitied as Daniel J. Simpson, 61, of Fort Wayne. 

The crash is still under investigation.

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