On Sunday, July 25, 2021, at 9:25 am, the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the report of a bicyclist hit near the intersection of Hadley and Illinois Roads.
Traffic Accident Bicyclist Struck
Date: July 25, 2021, at 9:25 am
Location: Illinois and Hadley Roads
Time: 9:25 am
On Sunday, July 25th at approximately 9:25 am officers of the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the report of a bicyclist hit near the intersection of Hadley and Illinois Roads. Initially once on the scene the bicyclist was transported to a local hospital for serious injuries. Once at the hospital ER staff determined the adult male bicyclist had life threatening injuries. The Fort Wayne Police Department’s Fatal Accident Team was on scene to officially investigate the crash. Witnesses at the scene reported the bicyclist to be traveling northbound on Hadley Road, passing through the intersection at Illinois Road on a reported steady red traffic signal when he was struck by the driver of a vehicle traveling westbound on Illinois Road. At this time the identity of the victim will not be released until he has been officially identified.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to contact the Greater Fort Wayne Crime Stoppers at (260) 229-7867 or toll-free at 1-800-237-7867 or the Fort Wayne Police Department Detective Bureau at 427-1201. You can also use the P3 app on your Android phone or Apple phone here. They are also available on Facebook. You can submit your tip anonymously.