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One Injured in North Side DPW Truck Crash

Date: January 10, 2020
Incident Type: Truck Crash
Location: North Side

Pittsburgh Police, Fire and EMS responded to a report of a truck rollover crash on the North Side around 7:30 a.m.

First Responders found a Department of Public Works truck on its side on Merchant Street between Martindale Street and Ridge Avenue. The top of the truck had struck a low train trestle, causing the truck to roll onto its side.

Two DPW workers were in the truck. One was transported to a local hospital with minor injuries in stable condition. The other was uninjured.

Reporting PIO:
Chris Togneri