It’s never a good time to have a chemical spill on the Allegheny River, but especially, as we head into a holiday weekend that has boaters and swimmers enjoying the unofficial end to summer. Although the DEP has a warning for the entire holiday weekend, it will only affect a section of the Allegheny.
Pittsburgh wasn’t the only place hit by flooding. Well after the rain stopped, Franklin Avenue and Spring Street in Aliquippa remained impassable unless you were in a high-profile vehicle.
A police pursuit ended in the arrest of one person overnight.
A woman was injured in Harmar Township Friday morning and taken to UPMC Presbyterian Hospital with lacerations to her head. A tractor trailer and car were involved in the accident.
Police are investigating after an armed robbery in Springdale Monday night. According to our news partners at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the incident happened at the Glassmere Food Mart in the 3000-block of Freeport Road around 10 p.m.
According to Butler County 911, a man crashed his vehicle into a utility pole at intersection of Headland Road and Route 356 Monday night.