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Fire Destroys Barn, Kills 2 Horses In Butler County

A devastating overnight fire destroyed a barn in Butler County and left two horses dead.

03/25/2014

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Downed Steel Bar Closes Steel Plaza Subway Station

The Steel Plaza subway station was closed for several hours Friday after a steel support bar fell down in the T tracks.

01/10/2014

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Man Rushed To Hospital After Tree-Cutting Accident

A man was rushed to the hospital after he was shocked while cutting down a tree in Fayette County.

09/05/2013

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Electric Company Worker Killed In Armstrong Co.

A Clarion County man was killed overnight while repairing a power line.

06/22/2013

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W. Va. Man Electrocuted After Shooting Down Power Line To Steal Copper

Police in Fayette County say a man was electrocuted when he picked up a live power line that he had shot down in order to steal copper from it.

KDKA-TV–05/09/2013

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Cause Of Mt. Washington Fire Under Investigation

Authorities are investigating what sparked a fire that spread from one home to another this afternoon in Mount Washington.

04/30/2013

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Electrocution Victim’s Family Gets Record-Setting Award In Court

A record-setting award has been handed down for the family of a Westmoreland County woman electrocuted when a power line fell on her. The jury awarded $109 million, which a judge says is the largest award in the history of Allegheny County.

12/06/2012

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Closing Arguments Held In Family‚Äôs Lawsuit Against West Penn Power

Closing arguments were held Wednesday in a lawsuit against West Penn Power. The family of Carrie Goretzka is suing over a power line that fell on the woman and killed her in 2009.

12/05/2012

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Residents Displaced After Oakdale Apartment Fire

Several residents were displaced after an electrical fire at an apartment complex in Oakdale early Tuesday morning.

09/18/2012

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Man Shocked While Trimming Trees In Swissvale

A man was injured while working to trim some trees in Swissvale this morning.

08/12/2011

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Worker Electrocuted In Washington County

A worker in a utility truck apparently struck a live power line with a chainsaw.

04/11/2011

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