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Police, Fire, EMS Respond for Hit and Run with Injuries Downtown

Date: July 19, 2021
Incident Type: Hit and Run
Location: Zone 2

Police, Fire, and EMS responded to reports of a two vehicle crash with injuries at the intersection of Fort Duquesne Blvd. and Stanwix Street after 7:30 p.m. on Monday.

While en route to the scene, police learned one of the vehicles involved in the crash had fled the scene headed outbound toward the Fort Pitt Tunnel.

Two victims from the other vehicle were treated at the scene by firefighters and paramedics before being transported to the hospital with minor injuries. A third passenger in the vehicle was uninjured. The vehicle was damaged and towed from the scene.

Witnesses provided police with information about the vehicle that fled the scene.

The investigation is ongoing.

Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz