LEETSDALE, Pa. (KDKA) – A train fire has closed part of a busy Pittsburgh area highway.
Emergency responders were dispatched to the 400-block of Washington Street shortly after 11 a.m. Saturday morning.
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Leetsdale: Route 65 SB shut in area of 400 block of Washington Street; train engine on fire on Norfolk Southern tracks – fire units responding and police controlling traffic.
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Southbound travel on Route 65 has been stopped while crews tend to the fire.MORE NEWS: Police In Beaver County Searching For Missing 15-Year-Old Girl Nia Ivanisin
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