Ligonier Township

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Search Warrant: Beer Cans Found At Rt. 30 Crash Scene, Passenger Says “Driving Was Scary”

There are new details emerging about the driver in the wrong-way crash in Westmoreland County last week that claimed the life of a Ligonier Township Police lieutenant.

05/11/2015

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Hundreds Pay Respects To Ligonier Officer Killed In Crash

A viewing continued Thursday for the Ligonier Township police lieutenant who was killed in a wrong-way crash.

05/07/2015

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Passenger: Drinking Preceded Crash That Killed Ligonier Twp. Officer

The passenger in a van involved in a head-on crash that killed a police officer said he and the driver were drinking before the collision, a newspaper reported Thursday.

05/07/2015

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Turnpike Officials Apologizing After Fallen Officer’s Motorcade Hits Red Tape

As fellow officers were escorting the body of the fallen Ligonier Township police lieutenant to Carlow University on Tuesday for an autopsy, they hit a bit of a snag.

05/06/2015

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Community Mourning Loss Of Ligonier Twp. Police Officer

The community continues to mourn the loss of a Ligonier Township police officer.

05/06/2015

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Ligonier Twp. Police K-9 In Stable Condition After Head-On Crash

The Ligonier Township Police K-9 injured in a head-on crash that claimed his partner’s life early Tuesday morning continues to recover at a local animal hospital.

05/05/2015

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Ligonier Officer Killed In Crash Leaves Behind A Big Void In Community

A local police officer, who lost his life in a crash this morning, will be sorely missed in the community.

05/05/2015

KDKA

Ice Jams Lead To Some Flooding & Evacuations

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

03/04/2015

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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.

11/09/2013

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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.

08/07/2013

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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.

08/06/2013

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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.

06/29/2013

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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.

10/02/2012

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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.

06/02/2012

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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.

11/04/2011

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