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Boy Recovering From Burns As His Father Faces Theft Charges

As a 5-year-old boy from Armstrong County continues to recover from severe burns at UPMC Mercy Hospital, his father is facing charges for the alleged attempted theft of hospital property.


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Gas Worker Who Helped Rescue Boy Speaks Out

A 12-year-old boy is now recovering after he was burned while building a bonfire with friends. And Tuesday, the gas worker who rushed to his rescue spoke out for the first time.


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Woman, Grandson Recovering After Overnight House Fire

A woman and her grandson are recovering after fire broke out at their Beaver County home Wednesday night.


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“Salt & Ice Challenge” Injures Local 12-Year-Old

It’s dangerous, it’s tempting and it’s on YouTube. And now, the salt and ice challenge has injured a local 12-year-old boy, all because of a dare.


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Man Burned By Molten Steel In Braddock

A man has been hospitalized after being burned by molten steel at a plant in Braddock this morning.


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Pitt Grad Student Injured In Small Explosion In Chem Lab

A small explosion sent Hazmat crews and emergency officials to the Chevron Science Center on the campus of the University of Pittsburgh in Oakland this morning.


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Infant Suffers Burns From Diaper Soaked With Drain Cleaner

MCKEES ROCKS (KDKA) – A 7-month-old girl is in the hospital awaiting surgery after workers at a daycare center put a diaper soaked in Drano on her. Sources close to the girl’s family said the […]


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Overnight Fire Damages Home In Carnegie

CARNEGIE (KDKA) – An overnight blaze damaged a home in Carnegie. The fire broke out around 2:30 a.m. in the 600-block of Fifth Avenue. Officials say one person had to be taken to the hospital […]