Fort Wayne woman dies week after State Boulevard crash

A Fort Wayne woman has died after being hospitalized since a Nov. 24 crash.

The Allen County Coroner’s Office was notified of the death of Heather Marie Dudley, 34, according to a news release Friday afternoon.

Dudley was involved in a single-vehicle crash at 7:15 a.m. Nov. 24 on West State Boulevard at Wood Valley Drive. She was taken to a Fort Wayne hospital where she was admitted and remained until she was pronounced dead, according to a news release.

She died from blunt-force trauma from the crash and her death has been ruled an accident.

Her death is the 38th traffic fatality in Allen County in 2017.

The incident remains under investigation by the Fort Wayne Police Department Fatal Alcohol Crash Team and the coroner’s office.