Route 51

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D.A.’s Office To Oversee Investigation Into Route 51 Shootout

It was a dangerous scene that put both police and the public in harm’s way.

06/23/2015

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Terrified Witnesses Watch, Capture Cell Phone Video Of Route 51 Shootout

When one of Pittsburgh’s busiest and most congested roads turns into a full-blown crime scene, risk and danger take on whole new meanings.

06/22/2015

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Rt. 88 To Partially Close For 5 Months Starting Monday

Part of Route 88 will be closed for the next five months, starting Monday night.

06/22/2015

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Rifle-Wielding Suspect Killed By Police In Shootout On Rt. 51

A rifle-wielding man was killed by police after a carjacking, shooting spree and exchanging gunfire with officers along busy Route 51 Monday morning.

06/22/2015

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Suspect Sought After Exxon Robbed At Gunpoint

State Police are looking for the person who robbed a gas station at gunpoint.

04/04/2015

KDKA

Crime Stoppers: Police Seek Suspect In Beltzhoover Shooting

Detectives are asking for the public’s help as they search for a suspect in the fatal shooting of a man who was found dead in a car on Route 51.

03/05/2015

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Route 51 Water Main Break Impacting Businesses & Drivers

Part of Route 51 is still shut down after an accident sheared off a fire hydrant Tuesday night.

02/04/2015

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Tractor-Trailer Hits Fire Hydrant, Sends Water Gushing Onto Route 51

About 70 businesses along Route 51 in Brentwood were without water service Tuesday night after a tractor trailer crashed a fire hydrant.

02/03/2015

KDKA

Man Shot In Beltzhoover, Found Dead In Car On Route 51

City homicide detectives are looking into a deadly shooting that happened early Thursday morning in Beltzhoover.

01/29/2015

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Woman Accused Of Leading Police On Chase In Stolen Cop Car Held For Trial

A woman accused of trying to steal a police cruiser and leading officers on a chase was held for court this morning.

01/26/2015

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Water Main Break Shuts Down Part Of Route 51

A water main break caused some traffic issues on Route 51 Friday evening.

01/16/2015

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Police: Handcuffed Woman Steals Cop Car, Leads Them On High Speed Chase

A woman is accused of stealing a police cruiser, while handcuffed, and then leading police on a chase with speeds over 100 mph.

01/14/2015

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Route 51 Work To Wrap-Up In 2015, Then Lengthy Liberty Bridge Project To Begin

Long-suffering South Hills drivers will get no reprieve in 2015 as the work on Route 51 intensifies.

12/29/2014

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PennDOT Prepared For Major Projects In 2015

The story of 2015 road construction in PennDOT’s District 11 starts with this:

12/25/2014

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Community Mourns Death Of Perryopolis Police Officer

The death of Officer Richard Champion marks the first time that a Perryopolis Police officer has been killed in the line of duty.

12/15/2014

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