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Fallowfield Twp. Firefighters Rescue Donkey Trapped In Mud

Firefighters came to the rescue when a donkey became trapped in a mud pit Wednesday in Washington County.

09/11/2014

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Crews Work To Rescue Elderly Man From Embankment

Emergency responders are working to rescue an elderly man who went over an embankment.

09/09/2014

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“Bucket Bear” Rescued By Group In Clarion County

The bear nicknamed “The Bucket Bear” has been rescued in Clarion County.

09/02/2014

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Emergency Responders Pull Man From Parkway West Traffic Sign

Crews were out Saturday morning to retrieve a man who was on a Parkway West traffic sign.

08/30/2014

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Man Rescued From Hillside After Getting Stuck On Way To River

Pittsburgh EMS worked to pull a man to safety after he got stuck climbing down a hill in Squirrel Hill.

08/29/2014

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5 Rescued From New Kensington Suspected Arson

Five people were rescued from a house fire early Sunday morning in New Kensington.

08/03/2014

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Teenager Scales Elizabeth Bridge, Gets Stuck In I-Beam Crawl Space

A teenage boy is in hot water with his father after he brought rush hour traffic on the Elizabeth Bridge to a halt when he had to be rescued from a catwalk under the structure.

07/18/2014

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12-Year-Old Girl Survives After Being Sucked Into Drainpipe

A 12-year-old girl is home from the hospital after being swept several hundred yards through a flooded drainpipe is Schuylkill County.

07/16/2014

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Firefighters Battle Smokey Beaver Co. Blaze

Firefighters spent Saturday morning and afternoon responding to a very smokey fire in Beaver County.

07/06/2014

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Would-Be Cat Rescuer Ends Up Needing Rescue

Authorities in northwestern Pennsylvania say a woman who tried to rescue a cat from a tree ended up needing a rescue herself.

06/15/2014

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Ft. Pitt Tunnel Dog Reunited With His Owner After Going Missing 3 Weeks Ago

Chico the Chihuahua mix is back in his owners’ arms after a frightening trip through the Fort Pitt Tunnel on Monday.

06/03/2014

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Woman, Pets Escape Butler County Fire

Neighbors rushed to a Butler County mobile home to make sure a woman made it out safely.

05/06/2014

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Father Rescues Family From Latrobe House Fire

Fire destroyed a home in Westmorland County this morning, but it all could have been so much worse if not for the action of the father who went through smoke to save his children and his wife.

03/20/2014

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Woman Rescued From Washington Co. Fire

A woman was rescued from a house fire in Washington County early Tuesday morning.

03/11/2014

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Man Freed After Getting Arm Trapped At Washington Co. Plant

A man was rushed to the hospital this morning after emergency officials say he got his arm caught in a machine at a Washington County plant.

03/11/2014

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