Public Safety Blotter Articles

Police, Fire, EMS Respond for Two-Vehicle Collision on the Liberty Bridge

Date: November 26, 2023
Incident Type: Collision
Location: Zone 2
Summary:

Just before 11:30 p.m., Police. Fire, and EMS were dispatched to the Liberty Bridge for a two-vehicle collision.

A driver was headed inbound on the bridge when she attempted to make a lane change. The male driver of the vehicle she was trying to overtake swerved into the outbound lane, hitting a vehicle head on. Medics transported him to the hospital in critical condition after his vehicle flipped on its side.

The female driver of the outbound vehicle was transported to the hospital in serious condition. 

The Collision Investigation Unit responded to investigate. The driver of the first vehicle remained at the scene and provided information to police.

The bridge was closed to traffic while the investigation was underway.


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz

2023-11-26
PIO@pittsburghpa.gov