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Warsaw skateboarder hit by van, critically injured


A Warsaw teenager is in critical condition after being hit by a van while crossing the street.  Warsaw police say the accident happened around 10:00am Tuesday at the intersection of Center and Detroit Streets.

The van, driven by 62-year-old Boyd Zickafoose of Columbia City, was turning left onto Detroit St. when he hit the skateboarding teen.  Witnesses tell police the teen was thrown into the air by the collision.  Zickafoose reportedly had a green arrow to make the turn.

The teen was airlifted to a Fort Wayne hospital with "massive head injuries."  Police have yet to identify the teen.

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