Woman Dies in First Traffic Fatality of 2015

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): A woman died at a Fort Wayne hospital on Tuesday night after a crash that happened last Friday in New Haven.


59-year-old Joanne Bradtmueller died at Parkview Regional Medical Center, where she had been hospitalized since the crash on January 30th.


The accident happened on U.S. 30 and Entrance Drive in New Haven. Bradtmueller was sent to the hospital for blunt force trauma. No word on others involved in the crash and it's still currently being investigated by State Police.


Alcohol is not believed to be a factor. Bradtmueller is Allen County's first traffic fatality in 2015.