The Journal Gazette
Wednesday, October 13, 2021 1:00 am

Vehicle strikes trailer; 2 injured

Vehicle strikes trailer; 2 injured

Journal Gazette

A man was badly injured and a boy was hurt in a crash Tuesday morning in the 2200 block of Fillmore Street, Fort Wayne police said.

Police were called about 7:21 a.m. and found a vehicle that had struck a parked trailer, police said, with two of the three occupants trapped inside the vehicle.

A second boy had gotten out of the vehicle without injuries before police arrived.

Investigators believe the driver was headed north on Fillmore and struck the parked trailer on the opposite side of the street. Speed may have contributed to the crash, police said.

The driver and the boy trapped inside the vehicle were taken to a hospital. The driver had life-threatening injuries, police said.

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