The vice president will be in western Pennsylvania on Wednesday.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

MURRYSVILLE (KDKA) — Vice President Mike Pence is visiting Western Pennsylvania today to campaign in Beaver and Westmoreland counties.

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Mr. Pence’s touched down in Pittsburgh around 10:30 a.m.

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His first stop is in Murrysville, where he is meeting with anti-abortion activists at Cornerstone Ministries Church.

After that, he will visit Penn Energy Resources in Freedom to talk about energy issues in Pennsylvania and across the country.

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Doors opened at Penn Energy Resources at noon.

There could be minor delays along State Route 22 today as Mr. Pence travels through the area.

A crowd of supporters sat in the heat and waited for the vice president’s arrival Wednesday afternoon. KDKA’s Nicole Ford reports medics were rushed into the crowd and carried a man out on a stretcher just before 3:30.

The heat has been an issue as people are waiting without shade.

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Complete coverage of Vice President Pence’s visit will begin at 4 p.m. on KDKA News.