Plum Boro

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Man Dead In Overnight Turnpike Crash

One man is dead after an overnight accident along the Pennsylvania Turnpike.


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Park In Plum Installing Security Cameras After Thefts, Damage

Authorities in Plum Boro are bringing in a high-tech solution in hopes of stopping a recent rash of vandalism at a local park.


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3 Charged In Plum Boro Daycare Abuse Probe

Three people are facing charges after an investigation into a local daycare center. After seeing what they thought was discipline that went too far, a number of employees at Genesis Child Care inside the Pittsburgh East Community Church went to their supervisor.


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Robbery At Plum Burger King Under Investigation

Authorities are investigating after a Burger King was robbed overnight in Plum.


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Plum Boro Man To Lose Home To Pa. Dept. Of Welfare

There’s Ralph the dog and Gary – soon to be all that’s left of the Kastner home in Plum. It’s run down and beat up but it’s the only home Gary Kastner knows.


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Plum HS Football Player Hospitalized

A Plum High School football player was taken to the hospital. The ninth grader collided with another player during a scrimmage at about 11 a.m. Wednesday.


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Teachers, Community Members Grieve Loss Of Girls, Mother

Center Elementary School in Plum became a gathering place for grieving friends and teachers. Brenna Griffith, 12, and her 8-year-old sister Mikaela, were students at the school. The girls, along with their mother Kimberly, died when their vehicle sank in the flash flood on Washington Boulevard Friday.


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Feds Seize $4M Worth Of Cocaine Hidden In Tractor Trailer

Federal agents seized millions of dollars’ worth of cocaine from a local neighborhood. Authorities say the suspects had 20 kilos of cocaine with a street value of $4 million along with $450,000 in cash.


NewsChopper 2 flew over the scene in Plum on May 19 after the ground gave way. (Source: KDKA/NewsChopper 2)

Repairs, Cleanup Continue On Landslides

Several roads around the area continue to be impacted by the weather-related landslides that happened earlier this week.


NewsChopper 2 flew over the scene in Plum on May 19 after the ground gave way. (Source: KDKA/NewsChopper 2)

Sinkhole In Plum Reduces Local Road To Single Lane

A slide in Plum Boro has forced crews to put road restrictions in place on Old Leechburg Road.


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Storms, Lightning Cause Damage In Plum

Two homes in Plum were damaged Thursday evening as the latest round of severe weather rolled through the area. According to Allegheny County emergency dispatchers, there were lightning strikes all over the county, including in North Fayette, Robinson, Plum and Forward Township.


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2 Elderly Pedestrians Struck In Plum Boro

Two elderly pedestrians were flown to the hospital after being struck by a car in Plum Boro.


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Car Crashes Outside Plum Restaurant

A car spun out of control and nearly crashed into a restaurant in Plum early Monday morning. The accident happened in the 900-block of Presque Isle Drive around 2 a.m.


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Neighbors Alert Family To House Fire In Plum

Residents inside a Plum Borough home escaped injury after a fire broke out Sunday morning.


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Spaghetti Dinner Held For Penn Hills Victim’s Family

A memorial spaghetti dinner was held in the basement of a Penn Hills church for the family of a man whose body was found dismembered. William King’s mutilated and decapitated body was discovered last month in Plum Borough, several days after the 23-year-old was reported missing.