Pittsburgh Police from Zone 2 responded to reports of a single vehicle collision on Forbes Avenue at the Liberty bridge at 8:11 a.m.
When they arrived on scene they found a vehicle had crashed into a wall coming off of the Liberty Bridge inbound at Forbes. The male driver of the car had to be extricated from the vehicle by firefighters. He was transported to a local hospital in critical condition. There were no other occupants inside the car.
The Collision investigation Unit was called in to process the scene.
The investigation continues.
Tonight, the City-County Building is illuminated to recognize Poison Prevention Week and the 50th Anniversary of "Mr. Yuk" in partnership with Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
For questions about the lighting at the City-County Building, please reach out to the Office of the Mayor.