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UPDATE: Pittsburgh Police Respond for Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle in Lincoln Place

Date: April 5, 2021
Incident Type: Vehicle v. Pedestrian
Location: Zone 4
Summary:

UPDATE: 04/21/20

The victim in this incident passed in the hospital on Sunday, April 18. 

Pittsburgh Police from Zone 4 and EMS responded to 911 calls for a pedestrian struck by a vehicle on Mifflin Road between McElhinny Avenue and Naugle Street around 9 p.m. 

Responding officers located a female victim who had been walking her dog when she was hit. Medics transported her to the hospital in critical condition. The driver of the vehicle stayed on scene.

The woman's dog was also injured and taken by a family member to be treated at an emergency veterinary clinic.

The Collision Investigation Unit is on scene processing evidence and speaking with witnesses.

The investigation is ongoing.


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz

2021-04-05
PIO@pittsburghpa.gov