Motorcyclist in Life-Threatening Condition After Downtown Fort Wayne Crash

Fort Wayne, Indiana – A daring motorcycle maneuver turned tragic on Thursday evening when a rider lost control and collided with another vehicle. Here’s what we know:

The Incident

In the 3100 block of N. Clinton Street, a motorcyclist was “showboating,” performing tricks on her motorcycle. Witnesses reported that she veered out of control and struck a southbound car. The impact propelled her into a roadside pole on the west side of the road.

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Emergency Response

First responders from the Fort Wayne Police Department (FWPD) rushed to the scene. The motorcyclist, initially in critical condition, was swiftly transported by TRAA to a local hospital. Fortunately, she was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.


The SUV occupants suffered minor injuries. According to FWPD, neither speed nor alcohol played a role in the collision. The focus now shifts to understanding the circumstances that led to this life-threatening accident.

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