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PINE TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — One person was killed after a boom truck crashed into a pickup truck near Richland and Pine townships Monday afternoon.

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It happened just before 2:45 p.m. on Route 910 at Karrington Drive.

According to Allegheny County officials, a large truck carrying a boom crashed, and the boom landed on top of a pickup truck.

Officials confirmed that one person died at the scene. The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the victim as 54-year-old Jay D. Watts, of Sewickley.

Another victim was sent to a local trauma center.

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Gibsonia Road was shut down for hours while officials investigated and cleared the scene.

Drivers were being advised to look for alternate routes.

The Northern Regional Police Department is investigating.

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