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EMS, Fire, and Police Responded To a Vehicle In A Creek

Date: June 1, 2021
Incident Type: Collision
Location: Zone 6
Summary:

Pittsburgh EMS, Fire, and Police responded to a vehicle down an embankment at the intersection of Woodville Avenue and Minnotte Square around 8:40 a.m.

Police officers from Zone 6 located the vehicle in the creek with the driver inside.

EMS rescuers and firefighters made their way down to the vehicle, where they extricated the female driver.

A juvenile passenger was able to climb out of the vehicle, and up the embankment on his own.

First responders assisted the driver up the hill to waiting medics.

the driver and passenger did not complain of injuries, but were taken to local hospitals to be evaluated.

The investigation is ongoing.


Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews

2021-06-01
PIO@pittsburghpa.gov