Elizabeth Township

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School Bus, Car Involved In Elizabeth Crash

Emergency crews are at the scene of a crash involving a school bus. The accident happened in Elizabeth Township near Round Hill Road and Scenery Drive this afternoon.


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DA: Veteran Had Right To Fire At Intruder

Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen Zappala says a man from Elizabeth Township was within his rights when he opened fire on a fleeing burglar in his home.


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Elizabeth Township Man Opens Fire On Intruder

An 84-year-old Korean War veteran opened fire on an intruder at him home Tuesday morning.


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Elizabeth Twp. Homeowner Fires Shots At Burglar

A homeowner fired shots at a burglar this morning. A man and his wife were sleeping on the first floor of their Elizabeth Township home in the 100-block of Klondike Street when the suspect walked in.


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Boy, 14, Injured In Elizabeth Twp. Hunting Accident

A teenage boy was injured in a hunting accident early Monday morning in Elizabeth.


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1 Killed, 5 Injured In Lincoln Accident

One person is dead following a multi-vehicle accident in Elizabeth Township.


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2 Charged In Elizabeth Twp. Home Invasion

Police are still investigating after a man opened fire on two people trying to break into his home. The suspect who was shot, Thomas Rice, is in critical, but stable condition with a gunshot wound to the chest.


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Crews Work To Clean Up Elizabeth Water Main Break

A large water main break in Elizabeth Township caused some problems for homeowners Tuesday morning.


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Woman Killed After Accident Involving Farm Equipment

A woman is dead following an accident involving farm equipment in Elizabeth Township. It happened just after 9 p.m. at 201 Park Avenue.


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Local Home Struck By Lightning

Firefighters have been called to a home in Elizabeth Township.


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Fire Engulfs Home Overnight In Elizabeth Township

The cause of an overnight house fire in Elizabeth Township is under investigation.


Water from an abandoned mine gushed from a manhole in Elizabeth Township (Credit: KDKA)

Expert: Abandoned Mine Drainage Threatens State’s Waterways

State workers tapped into an underground lake of abandoned mine water, letting loose hundreds of thousands of gallons of acid mine drainage — a largely unknown and usually unseen threat to our rivers and streams.


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Road Reopens After Mine Water Blowout In Elizabeth Township

Douglas Run Road is now open to traffic in Elizabeth Township after water from an abandoned coal mine flooded a section of the road on Monday.


Water from an abandoned mine gushed from a manhole in Elizabeth Township (Credit: KDKA)

Water Gushes From Abandoned Mine In Elizabeth Township

Officials say water from an abandoned mine is gushing through a neighborhood in Elizabeth Township. The water is flowing into the Youghiogheny and Monongahela rivers.


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Former Volunteer Firefighter To Stand Trial

During a preliminary hearing, Judge Beth Mills held 40-year-old Jerome Kirsch, Jr., over for trial on charges including indecent assault, involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, child endangerment, criminal solicitation and corruption of minors.