Motorcyclist killed in crash along Coliseum Boulevard ID’d

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) — A motorcyclist killed in a crash on Coliseum Boulevard Wednesday has been identified.

The Allen County Coroner has identified the man as Joshua Scott Pasztor, 32, of Fort Wayne.

His cause of death is multiple blunt force injuries due to a motorcycle versus motor vehicle crash and the manner of death is an accident.

Police and medics were called just before 1 p.m. to the 1000 block of West Coliseum Boulevard, just west of Lima Road, on a report of a crash.

Fort Wayne Police told WANE 15 a motorcyclist was headed west on Coliseum when the driver of a Toyota Corolla pulled in front of it to make a left turn to go eastbound. The motorcycle struck the car.

The motorcyclist was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. Once the Fort Wayne Fire Department and Medics arrived, they removed the helmet to perform CPR but shortly after he died at the scene.

The driver of the Corolla was not hurt.

The Fatal Accident Crash Team has taken over the investigation.

Police at the scene closed the westbound lanes of Coliseum Boulevard. It has since been reopened.

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