Power Lines

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Disaster Narrowly Avoided After Small Plane Crashes Into Power Lines

One person was hurt when a small plane went down, hitting some power lines on Saturday afternoon in Fayette County.

05/31/2014

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Severe Weather Causes Damage Around Area

A strong line of storms moved through our region Sunday night, which knocked over trees and power lines.

11/18/2013

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Storm Leaves Behind Damage, Thousands Without Power

About 13,000 people were left without power after severe storms rolled through Pittsburgh Tuesday night.

06/25/2013

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West Penn Power Reaches Settlement With Electrocution Victim’s Family

There is now closure for the family of a Westmoreland County woman who was killed when a power line fell on top of her in 2009.

02/20/2013

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High Winds Blamed For Bringing Down Power Lines, Transformers

Authorities are blaming bursts of fierce winds for bringing down power lines and causing at least three transformers to explode in the area on Monday evening.

11/12/2012

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Local Utility Crews Mobilizing For Superstorm Sandy

Local utility crews have mobilized their workers in preparation for widespread power outages anticipated from Superstorm Sandy.

10/29/2012

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Landslide Causes Problems In Moon Township

At least one business had to send employees home for the day and three others are also being impacted after a landslide came down onto some power lines in Robinson Township.

10/12/2011

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Man Hits Power Lines With Ladder In Uniontown

A man was injured while moving a two-story ladder in Fayette County.

05/12/2011

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High Winds Knock Tree Into Power Lines, Trap Family In Home

A family became trapped inside their home in the Pittsburgh’s Marhall-Shadeland neighborhood Sunday afternoon after high winds sent a tree crashing into some power lines.

04/18/2011

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Crash Knocks Down Power Lines In Sewickley

SEWICKLEY (KDKA) — A car accident knocked down power lines on Route 65 in Sewickley. The vehicle reportedly crashed into a pole and brought down some wires near the Audi dealer. The accident has been […]

03/07/2011

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Duquesne Light Prepares For Storm

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A Winter Storm Warning has been issued for much of the area and it’s expected to bring a fair amount of ice with it. The concern over power outages is heightened when […]

01/31/2011

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