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Fancourt Bridge Closure Could Have Big Impact On Downtown Traffic

It’s small in scope, but major in impact. We’re closing in on “Road Closed” signs going up in the Golden Triangle. Built in 1930, the Fancourt Bridge desperately needs to be replaced. And its closure on Thursday is expected to have quite an impact.

09/26/2012

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Police Looking To Interview Driver In Downtown Hit & Run Incident

Police may be closing in on the driver of a car involved in a hit-and-run incident during rush hour Tuesday afternoon in Downtown Pittsburgh.

09/19/2012

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Driver Sought In Downtown Hit-And-Run Incident

Police continue to investigate a hit-and-run accident that left a woman injured during rush hour on Tuesday evening in Downtown Pittsburgh.

09/19/2012

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‘Ride Of Silence’ Hopes To Raise Bicycle Awareness

It’s being called “a ride of silence,” after two bicyclists were killed within a week of each other on city streets. Several groups gathered Monday morning to honor the victims and raise awareness.

09/03/2012

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1 Injured In Overnight Shooting Downtown

One person was injured when gunfire broke out in Downtown Pittsburgh overnight following a reported altercation at a nearby bar.

08/31/2012

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Councilman Peduto Highlights Safer Biking Alternatives

The dangers of riding a bicycle on Penn Avenue have come to the forefront recently. In the past two weeks, two people have been hit and killed while riding their bikes along that stretch of road.

08/09/2012

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Pedal Pittsburgh Bicyclists Urged To Be Extra Cautious After Recent Accidents

Police have stepped up patrols along Penn Avenue since two bicyclists were hit and killed in the last two weeks. But now there is extra concern as local roads will be filled with bike riders for this weekend’s Pedal Pittsburgh festivities.

08/03/2012

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Pittsburgh Motorcycle Officer Struck By SUV

A Pittsburgh police motorcycle officer is recovering after being injured Thursday evening in a traffic accident in Point Breeze.

08/03/2012

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Bicyclist Dies After Wilkinsburg Crash

A cyclist has died after being hit by a car in Wilkinsburg Tuesday night. According to police, the accident happened in the 7700-block of Penn Avenue around 10 p.m. Tuesday.

08/01/2012

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Bicyclist Killed In Point Breeze Hit-&-Run

Police say they are searching for the driver of a white vehicle allegedly involved in a deadly hit-and-run accident early Wednesday morning in Point Breeze.

07/25/2012

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Worker Electrocuted In East Liberty

Police are investigating a deadly freak accident in Pittsburgh’s East Liberty neighborhood. A worker was electrocuted at a construction site. The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office identified the victim as 26-year-old Joshua Oswalt from Pittsburgh.

05/22/2012

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Bloomfield Clerk Tries To Grab Gun From Robber

Pittsburgh Crime Stoppers hopes you can help police identify a suspect who robbed a convenience store in Bloomfield. The robbery took place at the K-2 Store in the 4900-block of Penn Avenue.

05/17/2012

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New Development Coming To East Liberty

For years both the Highland building and the Wallace building were empty and eyesores in East Liberty, but pretty soon they’re going to be the cornerstones of new development there.

04/16/2012

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2 Children Found Wandering In Wilkinsburg

A woman was arrested after two of her children were found wandering in Wilkinsburg early Tuesday morning.

03/20/2012

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2 Killed In Wilkinsburg Police Chase Crash

Two people were killed in an accident while trying to elude police in Wilkinsburg early Monday morning.

03/05/2012

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