PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A pedestrian was critically injured after being struck by a vehicle early Tuesday morning.
It happened around 12:30 a.m. near the intersection of the 10th Street Bridge and 2nd Avenue, near the Armstrong Tunnel.READ MORE: Sheetz Offering Free Coffee, Fizz Drinks To Pitt Students Through August
The 58-year-old male victim was taken to the hospital in critical condition.READ MORE: Reports Of Illnesses In Songbirds Declining After Mysterious Disease Caused Dozens Of Deaths
The intersection was closed to traffic for hours while accident investigators were on the scene. Drivers heading inbound on 2nd Avenue were detoured across the 10th Street Bridge toward Pittsburgh’s South Side, and the inbound side of the Armstrong Tunnel was also closed.
The intersection reopened before 4 a.m.MORE NEWS: Police Investigating Death Of Woman Found In Stowe Twp.