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Police and EMS Responded To A Fatal Pedestrian Collision In Oakland

Date: September 17, 2020
Incident Type: Pedestrian Stuck By Vehicle
Location: Zone 4
Summary:
Pittsburgh Police and EMS responded to a report of a female pedestrian struck by a vehicle on the 3400 block of Terrace Street around 3:30 p.m.
 
When First Responders arrived they found a nurse performing CPR on the victim, an elderly woman. Medics transported the woman to UPMC Presbyterian in critical condition.
 
The woman was pronounced dead at the hospital shortly after arrival.
 
Per the initial investigation: The victim was struck in the roadway by a UPMC shuttle bus turning left onto Terrace Street from Buffalo Street. The driver stayed on scene and cooperated with police.
 
The Collision Investigation Unit is investigating.

Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews

2020-09-17
PIO@pittsburghpa.gov