Truck crashes into a house in Fort Wayne leaves one dead

Officers responded to a call for a car that crashed into a house this morning.

Posted: Aug 13, 2019 11:43 AM
Updated: Aug 14, 2019 8:32 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) — Officers responded to a call for a car that crashed into a house this morning.

Shortly after 7 a.m. Fort Wayne police arrived to the 200 block of West Pettit Ave and found a truck crashed into the porch area of a house and said the driver was unresponsive.

Officers said the driver was taken to a local hospital where he was later pronounced dead by doctors.

Police say the cause of the accident is unknown.

The name of the victim has not yet been released.

The 200 block of West Pettit Ave was closed for two hours due to the accident.

This investigation is still going.

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