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Flash Flooding

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Teachers, Community Members Grieve Loss Of Girls, Mother

Center Elementary School in Plum became a gathering place for grieving friends and teachers. Brenna Griffith, 12, and her 8-year-old sister Mikaela, were students at the school. The girls, along with their mother Kimberly, died when their vehicle sank in the flash flood on Washington Boulevard Friday.


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Flash Flooding Victim’s Body Found Along Allegheny River Shoreline

After conducting an intense search of the Washington Boulevard area with cadaver dogs, authorities moved their search for a missing woman who was swept away in Friday’s flash flooding to the Allegheny River.


Flash flood waters rose quickly on Washington Boulevard on July 18, 2011.  (Credit: Matthew Godfrey)

Section Of Washington Boulevard Closed

Washington Boulevard remains closed after a flash flood Monday evening. PennDOT says crews are cleaning up the mess on Route 8 between Highland Avenue and Negley Run Boulevard.