Public Safety Blotter Articles

Police Investigate Multi-Vehicle Collision in the Strip District

Date: December 22, 2023
Incident Type: Collision
Location: Zone 2
Summary:

Pittsburgh Police are investigating a chain reaction crash involving nine vehicles that occurred at approximately 12:30 a.m. in the 1500 block of Penn Avenue.

One vehicle was flipped on its side. The occupant initially refused medical help, but the EMS physician on scene convinced the patient to be transported to the hospital for evaluation.

A total of four vehicles were towed from the scene.

The cause of the crash is under investigation. 


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz

2023-12-22
PIO@pittsburghpa.gov