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Police and fire

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Hit-run tied to street victim’s injuries

A man found early Monday lying injured in the middle of the street was the victim of an apparent hit-and-run crash, police announced Wednesday.

About 5:45 a.m., two people out for a walk found 46-year-old Conrad S. Symonds unconscious and unresponsive in the middle of the intersection at Goodfellow and Shannon drives, Fort Wayne police said.

Symonds was taken to a hospital in critical condition. Police are turning to the public for help. Anyone with information about this crash is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 436-7867.