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Penn Township

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Severe Weather Rips Through Penn Twp. Fall Festival

PENN TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — Eyewitnesses described a scene of panic after a powerful wind gusts tore away part of a tent at the annual Penn Township Fall Festival Saturday evening in Westmoreland County. The severe […]


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Softball Tournament Raises $ To Prevent Gun Violence, Honors Brother & Sister

A brother and sister, both recently lost to gun violence, were remembered this weekend during a memorial softball tournament in Penn Township.


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At Least 1 Killed In Penn Twp. Fire

At least one person was killed in an early Saturday morning fire in Westmoreland County.


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Police Chase Ends In Penn Township

The pursuit began in Swissvale Friday night and involved officers from the City of Pittsburgh, State police and eastern suburbs in Allegheny County.


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Local Police Warn Residents After Burglaries, Car Thefts

Police in Penn Township are putting residents on alert after a rash of burglaries and car thefts.


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School Bus Window Shot Out In Penn Twp.

A 19-year-old was questioned after someone shot out the window of a school bus in Penn Township. The shot was fired on Sunrise Drive on Thursday afternoon.


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Man Killed In Crash Yards From Home

A deadly accident in Westmoreland County claimed the life of a man from Jeannette just about 50-yards from his home.


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1 Dead, 1 Injured In Penn Township Accident

One person is reportedly dead and another person was injured in a violent accident Sunday evening in Westmoreland County.


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Greyhound Bus Crashes On Pa. Turnpike, Several Injured

State police say several people were injured when a Greyhound bus crashed and toppled onto its side early this morning along the Pennsylvania Turnpike.


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Report: Car Hits Porch In Penn Township

A car reportedly hit the porch of a house in Westmoreland County. The crash happened at 1008 Pheasant Court in Penn Township.


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SUV Slams Into Restaurant, Driver Suffers Head Injury

The driver of an SUV was injured and a restaurant is now closed indefinitely after the vehicle slammed into the building this morning in Penn Township.


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Horse Expected To Recover After Dramatic Rescue

A horse is doing well after a dramatic rescue in Westmoreland County. It happened at a farm on Richmond Lane in Penn Township.


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Penn Township Hunter Killed After Gun Accidentally Discharges

Richard J. Simms, 51, of Irwin, was shot in the chest while climbing down from a tree stand in a field off Forbes Lane in Penn Township, Westmoreland County.


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Man Facing Charges In Church Burglaries

An 18-year-old is now facing charges in two more church burglaries in Penn Township. Joshua Garbowsky was arraigned this morning on burglary, institutional vandalism and related charges.


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Church Break-Ins Probed In Harrison City

HARRISON CITY (KDKA) — Penn Township police are investigating a rash of church break-ins over the weekend. Police were called to St. Barbara’s Catholic Church in Harrison City around 9 p.m. Friday after a burglar […]