Four vehicle crash leaves man with life-threatening injuries, 3 others injured

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – A four vehicle crash resulted in multiple injuries and a man fighting for his life on Sunday morning.

Just before 4 a.m., emergency crews responded to the intersection of East Coliseum Boulevard and North Clinton Street for a crash with injuries.

Police say a pickup truck was traveling eastbound on Coliseum when the driver did not stop for a red light, and hit a car and SUV. The pickup truck continued, hitting another car.

A man in the backseat of the SUV suffered life-threatening injuries. Medics transported three other people in the SUV to a hospital.

All the other people involved in the crash refused medical treatment at the scene.

Investigators says alcohol appears to be a contributing factor in the crash, relating to the pickup truck driver. They are interviewing the occupants of each vehicle and additional witnesses at the scene.

The incident remains under investigation by the City of Fort Wayne Police Department and the Allen County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office.

Coliseum Blvd. between Clinton Street and Parnell Avenue was closed to all traffic for some time on Sunday morning while investigators processed the scene.

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