VANDERGRIFT BOROUGH (KDKA) — A Leechburg man was pronounced dead Saturday after crashing his car into a fire hydrant.
It happened just before midnight in Vandergrift Borough.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Pittsburgh: Mayor Peduto Reaffirms Belief Teachers Should Be Prioritized In Vaccine Process
According to the Westmoreland County Coroner’s Office, Richard C. Lunden, 31, was driving a Subaru WRX north on Linden Street when he left the road.
The vehicle ran up on the sidewalk and crashed into a fire hydrant.READ MORE: COVID-19 Vaccine In Pittsburgh: CVS Receiving More Doses Of The Vaccine
Lunden was pronounced dead at the scene, but officials do not believe he died due to injuries from the crash.
His cause of death is yet to be determined.MORE NEWS: Pop-Up Miniature Golf Course Planned For Oakland