EAST PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — One person was killed and two were sent to the hospital after a crash in East Pittsburgh early Saturday morning.
The two-vehicle crash happened on Route 30 near the Westinghouse Bridge just before 3:30 a.m.READ MORE: PPG Paints Arena Welcomes Back Pittsburgh Penguins Fans
The Allegheny County medical examiner’s office identified the victim as 44-year-old Olin Simpson, of McKeesport. Simpson died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash at 3:27 a.m.
According to authorities, Simpson was the only one in his car at the time of the crash. The driver and passenger of other vehicle were sent to the hospital.READ MORE: 2 Flown To Hospital After Multi-Vehicle Crash In Westmoreland County
Route 30 was closed between Center Street and Clyde Avenue in both directions for about 3 hours while police were on the scene.
The investigation is ongoing.As People Struggle To Secure Unemployment Benefits, Prosecutors Say Fraud Is Widespread
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