Yough River

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Yough River Drowning Victim Identified

A 36-year-old man has been identified as the person who drowned in a rain-swollen southwestern Pennsylvania river.

06/23/2015

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Man Watches Pickup Truck Roll Into Yough River, Crews Called To Remove Submerged Vehicle

Emergency crews were called to McKeesport after a pickup truck rolled into the Yough River Monday morning.

06/08/2015

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Body Pulled From Yough River Identified As Missing Charleroi Man

Crews are expected to resume the search in the morning for a man who went missing in the Youghiogheny River in Fayette County on Wednesday evening.

05/27/2015

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Search Continues For Man Who Went Into River, Over Waterfall

Volunteers and search crews are still looking for the body of a man who plunged into a western Pennsylvania river and over a waterfall last week.

03/22/2015

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Crews Call Off Search For The Night After Man Goes Over Falls At Ohiopyle

Rescue crews have called off their search for the night after working for hours at Ohiopyle State Park where a man fell into the raging Yough River Wednesday afternoon and went over the falls.

03/18/2015

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17-Year-Old Boy Drowns In Yough River

A local teenager drowned in the Youghiogheny River Friday. Connellsville Police say 17-year-old Scott Jeffries jumped into the river from Flat Rock to swim to a pier.

05/25/2012

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Man Drowns In Youghiogheny River

Officials are investigating after a man drowned in the Youghiogheny River Tuesday night.

08/17/2011

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Connellsville Neighbors Keep Eye On Yough River

CONNELLSVILLE (KDKA) – People who live along the Youghiogheny River in Fayette County are preparing for the worst and hoping for the best. The Yough is expected to crest at six-inches above flood stage and […]

02/24/2011