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Police Investigate Hit and Run Crash

Date: June 30, 2019
Incident Type: Vehicle Collision
Location: Zone 5

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police officers from Zone 5 and Pittsburgh Bureau of EMS medics responded to a report of an overturned vehicle near the intersection of Penn Avenue and Beatty Street around 10:15 a.m.

First responders found two people inside the overturned vehicle with minor to moderate injuries. One person was transported to a local hospital in stable condition.

Per the initial investigation: The driver of a second vehicle pulled out of a parking spot and struck the victim’s vehicle, causing it to overturn. The driver of the second vehicle fled on foot.

Police are investigating.

Reporting PIO:
Chris Togneri