Three more cases of Legionnaires disease have been confirmed in Turtle Creek. The Allegheny County Health Department is keeping close tabs on the number of people getting sick.
An outbreak of Legionnaires disease in Turtle Creek has the Allegheny County Health Department keeping tabs on the number of people getting sick and the locations involved.
More than a half-dozen cases of legionnaires disease have been reported at a local rehab facility.
They go out in their emergency vehicles every day to save lives, but Thursday morning, two paramedics came close to losing their lives on a call in Wilkinsburg.
An 81-year-old man was found lying in the street in Turtle Creek not far from his home. The man, identified as William Churchfield, was taken to Forbes Regional Hospital in Monroeville where he died of blunt force trauma.