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: Two-Year-Old Boy Battling Cancer Dresses Up As His Doctor For Halloween
The 58-year-old male victim was taken to the hospital in critical condition.READ MORE: Pennsylvania's Jobless Rate, Labor Force And Payrolls Drop
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: Couple Facing Charges In Connection With Rental Assistance Fraud