Two people sent to hospital after crash, one critical

It does not appear drugs or alcohol were factors. Police said road conditions may have been a contributing factor.

Posted: Dec. 29, 2017 9:54 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT)- Fort Wayne Police are investigating a critical injury crash that sent two people to the hospital. 

It happened just after 7:30 p.m. Thursday night in the 1800 block of West Jefferson Boulevard. 

Intitial reports said two vehicles were involved and one of the drivers was pinned in her vehicle. When officers arrived they found a woman pinned and unresponsive. She had to be extricated from her vehicle and was taken to a local hospital in critical condition. 

The male driver of the other vehicle complained of pain and was taken to a hospital in good condition. 

Police said one vehicle was traveling west on Jefferson Blvd. and crossed the center line. The eastbound vehicle was unable to avoid   colliding with the vehicle that crossed the center line. 

It does not appear drugs or alcohol were factors. Police said road conditions may have been a factor. 

Eastbound Jefferson Blvd. is closed between Main Street and Swinney Park. Westbound Jefferson Blvd. is restricted to one late while investigators process the scene. 

The crash remains under investigation.

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