Ligonier Township


Ice Jams Lead To Some Flooding & Evacuations

Rescue boats were called to the scene in Ligonier Township after ice jams led to some flooding.


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Woman Killed In Ligonier Twp. Rollover Crash

A Somerset County woman is dead following a one-vehicle crash overnight along Route 30 in Westmoreland County.


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Crews Clean Up Sticky Mess On Route 30, Reopen Road

Route 30 in Westmoreland County will remain closed until at least Wednesday afternoon.


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Rt. 30 Covered In Cherry Lime Syrup After Tractor Trailer Overturns

Traffic is stopped along Route 30 in Westmoreland County where a tractor trailer has overturned.


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Police Seek 2 Suspects In Armed Robbery At Ligonier Tavern

Police are looking for two suspects following a frightening armed robbery early Saturday morning at a tavern in Westmoreland County.


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Rescuers Pull Calf From 16-Foot Hole

Ligonier Township volunteer firefighters and crews worked for almost three hours to save a calf that was stuck below ground in 16-foot hole Monday.


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Officials: Tornado Hits Westmoreland County

Emergency officials say an apparent tornado touched down in Westmoreland County. Dan Stevens with Westmoreland County Emergency Management said the tornado caused major damage, destroying several buildings.


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Man To Stand Trial In Connection To Boy’s Accidental Shooting Death

A Ligonier Township man is now headed to trial after a shooting in his home that claimed the life of an 11-year-old boy. The boy was playing with the man’s children when the group got their hands on a gun.


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Ligonier Twp. Road Rage Incident Ends In Gunfire

A road rage confrontation ended in gunfire and now both drivers are facing charges. Charles Gallo, 63, started as the victim, but wound up in handcuffs.


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Adult Charged In Connection To Ligonier Boy’s Death

It has been more than one year since an 11-year-old boy suffered a fatal gunshot wound at a home in Ligonier Township. Police have said another young boy pulled the trigger. They have now charged an adult in connection with the boy’s death.


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Cause Of Ligonier Baby’s Death Pending Toxicology Tests

LIGONIER (KDKA) — The investigation continues into the death of a nearly 8-month-old baby boy in Westmoreland County. Emergency responders found Seth Bennett dead on the couch of his Ligonier Township mobile home Wednesday morning. […]


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Baby’s Death In Ligonier Considered Suspicious

LIGONIER (KDKA) — Ligonier Township police are investigating the death of a 7-month-old baby boy. The baby was found dead inside a mobile home on Rocky Meadow Lane Wednesday. Matthew Bennett and Jessica Mort, both […]


Katherine Sessi, missing woman, Westmoreland County, Ligonier Township, Muir Road, Route 711

Missing Woman Found Dead In Westmoreland Co.

LIGONIER TOWNSHIP (KDKA) – A woman who went missing in Westmoreland County on Thursday afternoon has been found dead. According to authorities, 52-year-old Katherine Sessi was reported missing by her husband around 3 p.m. from […]