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Pittsburgh Police and EMS Respond to Hit and Run on Webster Avenue, One Injured

Date: February 1, 2024
Incident Type: Vehicle vs. Pedestrian Collision
Location: Zone 2
Summary:

Just before 4:00 p.m., Pittsburgh Police from Zone 2 and Pittsburgh EMS were dispatched to the 2600 block of Webster Avenue along the Bedford Dwellings and Middle Hill border for a reported hit-and-run collision.

Arriving responders located a four-year-old juvenile male in the street who had been struck by a vehicle. He was initially in and out of consciousness and was transported in serious condition to an area hospital. Upon arrival at the hospital, he was upgraded to stable condition.

He was with a parent when the collision took place.

The driver of the vehicle did not stay on the scene. A vehicle description was not immediately available.

Zone 2 detectives are investigating, including reviewing all available CCTV footage. The investigation is ongoing.


Reporting PIO:
Emily Bourne

2024-02-01
PIO@pittsburghpa.gov