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Pedestrian dies Sunday after being struck by vehicle

Monday, March 10, 2014 - 1:33 pm

A Fort Wayne man died Sunday morning, the victim of a fatal traffic accident Friday, the Allen County Coroner’s Office reported.

Adam Christopher Shaw, 29, died after being struck by a vehicle at about 8:30 p.m. Friday as he walked in the roadway near East Washington Boulevard and Meyer Road in Fort Wayne. The coroner’s office ruled that he died as a result of blunt-force trauma caused by the vehicle colliding with him. The manner of his death is accidental, according to the office.

Shaw’s is the third traffic death in Fort Wayne and Allen County so far this year, according to the coroner's office. The death remains under investigation.