4-Vehicle Crash Ties Up Parkway East Traffic

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Emergency crews were called to a four-vehicle accident Thursday evening on the Parkway East.

According to emergency officials, the crash happened just before 10:20 p.m. near the Edgewood-Swissvale exit.

The accident tied up traffic on the inbound side of the roadway.

Officials say crews were blocking traffic in both lanes so emergency workers could get through.

Authorities say woman in labor got caught in the traffic mess. A doctor and paramedics were able to get to her.

Two people involved in the accident were taken to the hospital for minor injuries.

Stay with KDKA for the latest details.

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  1. Sarah says:

    having gone to the hospital during evening rush hour traffic when I was in labor from my own kid, I cannot imagine the horror of getting stuck in stopped traffic!! Poor woman! I’m glad the doc and paramedics were able to get through!

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