Flash Flood

Sewers Blamed For Floods In Pittsburgh SuburbsSome Pittsburgh suburbs hit by flash floods during a brief but intense weekend thunderstorm are blaming overloaded sewers for the mess.
Flash Flood Brings Back Bad Memories For Oakdale ResidentsRobinson Run was roiling and relentless in Oakdale Wednesday as two rounds of heavy rain and storms moved through.
Woman Rescued From Creek During StormA strong spring storm rolled through the area Tuesday night bringing heavy rains, which caused flash flooding throughout the region.
Relatives Suing City, Chrysler And Others After Fatal Flash Flood Surviving relatives of four people killed in flash flooding in Pittsburgh in August 2011 are suing several government and private entities claiming the deaths could have been prevented, attorneys for the two affected families announced Friday.
Flash Floods Create Mess, Route 51 & South Busway ReopenedConstant, steady and heavy rains throughout the day caused flash flooding that paralyzed some of the busiest roads in the South Hills Friday afternoon. Now, cleanup is underway as local residents and business try and pick up the pieces after a very big mess.
Flood Gates To Be Installed On Washington BoulevardWorkers will begin installing an advanced notification flood gate system on Washington Boulevard on Tuesday.
Storms Leave Damage Trail In Beaver & Lawrence Co. The most recent line of storms has left many people in Beaver and Lawrence Counties dealing with flooding problems.
Officials To Meet Over East End Flooding
Mayor Ravenstahl Answers Critics In Weekly Radio AddressMayor Luke Ravenstahl is on the defensive tonight amid criticism that he misses too many city events. That topic was the focus of his weekly radio address on NewsRadio 1020 KDKA.
Crews Kept Close Eye On Washington Blvd Amid StormThis morning's storm brought with it the area’s first significant rainfall since Friday's deadly flash flooding; but with resources at the ready, crews kept a close watch on Washington Boulevard.
How To Escape Your Car In A FloodPittsburgh Emergency Management has posted advice on its Facebook page about how to get out of your car if you're on a street that's flooding.
Young Woman Saves Stranger's Life In Flash FloodAs Christine and her mother, Marion, were returning home from a shopping and movie day, they too were swept up by the deadly flash flood on Washington Boulevard.