Court Allows Suit Against Firm In Washington Boulevard Flood DeathsAn appeals court has cleared the way for refiling of a lawsuit against an engineering firm in the deaths of four people killed in flash flooding in Pittsburgh more than five years ago.
City Begins Process To Settle Lawsuits With Washington Blvd. Flooding Victims’ FamiliesThe clerk at Pittsburgh City Council read four bills totaling $375,000 to settle lawsuits brought as a result of the Washington Boulevard drowning deaths in 2011.
Griffith Family BenefitOrganizers have put together a fundraiser for the Griffith family. Kimberly Griffith and her two daughters, Brenna and Mikaela, were killed in flash flooding in Highland Park back in August.
Community Holds Benefit Dinner To Help Family Of Flash Flooding VictimsA charity dinner was held Sunday evening to benefit the family of the mother and her two daughters who lost their lives during flash flooding earlier this year. Brenna, Mikaela and Kimberly Griffith were all killed in the deadly flash flood along Washington Boulevard back in August.
Community Mourns Loss Of Flash Flood VictimsA community gathered Sunday morning to grieve the loss of a mother and her two daughters, who died in a flash flood in Pittsburgh Friday night.
Teachers, Community Members Grieve Loss Of Girls, MotherCenter 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.
Flash Flooding Victims Identified As Crews Locate 4th PersonA mother and her two daughters lost their lives in a flash flood in Pittsburgh Friday afternoon. An elderly woman also was unaccounted for after the flooding.