Mount Pleasant Township

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Man Dies After Becoming Pinned Under Tractor

A man died Thursday afternoon after becoming pinned under some farming equipment in Westmoreland County.


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Police Probe Man’s Death That Prompted Hazmat Situation

A man’s death is under investigation after it prompted a Hazmat situation in Westmoreland County.


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Brazen Burglar Steals From Home While Couple Vacations In Las Vegas

Gary 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.


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Police Looking For ‘Green Thumb’ Bandit

Pennsylvania State Police are hoping to catch a bandit with a green thumb red-handed.


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3 Honored With Carnegie Medal For Helping During Gunman’s Rampage

The 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.


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1 Dead, 2 Injured In Westmoreland Co. Crash

One person was killed and two others were injured in a Saturday afternoon crash in Westmoreland County.


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Fatal Crash In Mt. Pleasant Twp. Under Investigation

A deadly accident is under investigation in Westmoreland County.


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Pocket Knife Found At High School, Teen Charged

State 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 County

More 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.


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Leaning Silo Crumbles To Ground In Mount Pleasant

You’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.


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1 Injured In Wash. Co. Tractor-Trailer Crash

One person was injured when a tractor-trailer rolled over in Washington County Friday afternoon.


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Explosive Sound Causes Worries At Hospital Overnight

Things are back to normal today at a Westmoreland County hospital after worries over a possible explosion overnight.


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Mount Pleasant Township Making Life Difficult On Range Resources

Range Resources may not be the exclusive drilling company for Mount Pleasant Township much longer; refusal to allow bunkhouses at drill sites; drilling company claims they need a foremen on-site 24/7

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Local Man Killed In Mt. Pleasant Twp. Crash

MOUNT PLEASANT TOWNSHIP (KDKA) – A Washington County man has died following a violent crash late Saturday night in Mount Pleasant Township. According to the Washington County Coroner’s Office, 26-year-old Harvey Moss III, of Washington, […]


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Woman Dies In Washington Co. Fire

MOUNT PLEASANT TOWNSHIP (KDKA) – An elderly woman lost her life in a Washington County Fire late Wednesday evening. According to emergency dispatchers, the fire broke out on Brown Street in Mount Pleasant Township around […]