PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Officials were called after an Amazon delivery van rolled down a hill and crashed into a home in Mt. Washington.
The van hit a house and another car on Virginia Avenue on Thursday. Police say two women and a dog inside the home got out safely.
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#BREAKING: an Amazon van appears to have gone into this home on Virginia Avenue in Mt. Washington. The airbags in the van deployed. A silver Chevrolet also appears to have damage.
We’re working to find out how this happened. pic.twitter.com/OtlyS3RWyj
— Shelby Cassesse (@ShelbyCassesse) October 15, 2020
KDKA’s Shelby Cassesse talked to the driver, who said he went to deliver a package and put on the e-break, which “gave out.” The van then rolled down a hill and into the house.READ MORE: Governor Tom Wolf Proposes Legislation To Strengthen Protections For Students And Combat Sexual Assaults On College Campuses
The van rolled over the gas meter, and Peoples Gas arrived to turn off the gas so the van could be towed.MORE NEWS: U.S. Rep. Mike Doyle Won't Seek Reelection In 2022
Officials say the call came in around 5 p.m. and no injuries were reported.