UNION TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — Route 837 in Washington County is back open to traffic after a landslide shut down the road overnight.READ MORE: Pitt Offering Prizes, Including Up To $2,500, To Students Vaccinated Against COVID-19
The road was completely shut down all night long in Union Township between Elrama and New Eagle.
The slide brought down trees onto power lines, and crews spent all night cleaning up the mess.READ MORE: 2 Pittsburgh Organizations Receiving Part Of MacKenzie Scott's $2.7 Billion Donation
PennDOT crews and West Penn Power were called to the scene to help with the repairs and cleanup.
The road finally reopened just before 7:30 a.m.MORE NEWS: Ford Maverick: Hybrid Truck 'Challenges Status Quo, Stereotypes' Of Pickups, Expert Says
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