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Police, EMS Respond for Dirt Bike Crash TurnedĀ Fatal in Upper Hill

Date: July 29, 2020
Incident Type: Fatal Collision
Location: Zone 2

Pittsburgh Police from Zone 2 and EMS were called to the Upper Hill for a collision involving a dirt bike on Milwaukee Street at Bryn Mawr Road just before 7:40 p.m. 

When they arrived on scene they spoke with the male driver, who wasn't wearing a helmet, but was alert, conscious, and walking around. He had failed to negotiate the turn from Bryn Mawr onto Milwaukee, hitting the curb and a guardrail. Medics transported him to the hospital. 

Shortly after arrival at the hospital his condition quickly deteriorated and he was later pronounced deceased.

The Collision Investigation Unit is investigating. 

Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz