Mount Pleasant Township

Man Dies After Becoming Pinned Under TractorA man died Thursday afternoon after becoming pinned under some farming equipment in Westmoreland County.
Police Probe Man’s Death That Prompted Hazmat SituationA man’s death is under investigation after it prompted a Hazmat situation in Westmoreland County.
Brazen Burglar Steals From Home While Couple Vacations In Las VegasGary Barbour Sr. and his wife returned home from his first post-retirement vacation on Wednesday only to find that their Mount Pleasant home in Washington County had been burglarized.
Police Looking For 'Green Thumb' BanditPennsylvania State Police are hoping to catch a bandit with a green thumb red-handed.
3 Honored With Carnegie Medal For Helping During Gunman’s RampageThe day was in June 2010. John Swartz had just returned to his Mount Pleasant Township home when his neighbor's teenage daughter rushed over with blood gushing from her neck.
1 Dead, 2 Injured In Westmoreland Co. CrashOne person was killed and two others were injured in a Saturday afternoon crash in Westmoreland County.
Fatal Crash In Mt. Pleasant Twp. Under InvestigationA deadly accident is under investigation in Westmoreland County.
Pocket Knife Found At High School, Teen ChargedState police in Greensburg say a teenager is facing charges after a pocket knife was found in his possession at a high school in Westmoreland County.
Pickup Truck, School Bus Collide In Washington CountyMore than a dozen students had to be taken to the hospital Monday morning after a school bus collided with a pickup truck in Washington County.
Leaning Silo Crumbles To Ground In Mount PleasantYou've heard of the Leaning Tower of Pisa? Well, how about the leaning silo of Mt. Pleasant? A local farmer recently found himself with a mess when an 80-foot silo filled with tons of feed collapsed.
1 Injured In Wash. Co. Tractor-Trailer CrashOne person was injured when a tractor-trailer rolled over in Washington County Friday afternoon.
Explosive Sound Causes Worries At Hospital OvernightThings are back to normal today at a Westmoreland County hospital after worries over a possible explosion overnight.