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Woman critically hurt after car crash

A woman is in critical condition after a car crash Friday morning.

Posted: Nov. 24, 2017 10:53 AM
Updated: Apr. 9, 2018 10:45 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT)- A woman is in critical condition after a car crash Friday morning.

It happened around 7:20 a.m. on State Blvd. and Wood Valley Drive. The woman crashed her SUV into a stand of mature trees. Fort Wayne firefighters had to extricate her from the vehicle.

The woman was transported to a local hospital where she was listed in critical condition.

Phyiscal evidence at the scene indicates she was traveling east at a high rate of speed when she drove left of the center, crossed the opposing lane of traffic, and crashed into the trees.

Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash. The incident remains under investigation.

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