The crash happened early Tuesday morning.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A truck came to a smashing stop at Commonwealth Place at the intersection with Liberty Avenue.

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Crews spent hours early Tuesday morning working to clear the intersection after the truck took out traffic lights and several signs.

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(Photo Credit: KDKA Photojournalist Brian Smithmyer)

KDKA’s news crew at the scene says the truck exited the Fort Pitt Bridge before crashing at the intersection.

A passenger was seen up and talking, however paramedics had to pull the driver from the vehicle.

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Both the driver and passenger were taken to the hospital.