Public Safety Blotter Articles

Police, Fire, EMS Respond to Vehicle v. Tree on Bigelow Blvd.

Date: November 27, 2019
Incident Type: Collision
Location: Zone 2

Just before 6:40 p.m., Pittsburgh Bureau of Police, Fire and EMS responded to the 2300 block of Bigelow Blvd. near Frank Curto Park for reports of a vehicle that had crashed into a fallen tree.

When first responders arrived on scene they found a Ford Expedition that had been traveling inbound had hit a tree, causing the vehicle to leave the roadway and settle in the park.

A female driver suffered facial lacerations and was transported to the hospital in stable condition by medics. She was the sole occupant of the vehicle. 

Bigelow Blvd. was closed as the tree was removed from the road.



Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz