Pittsburgh Bureau of EMS and Police responded to a single-vehicle collision at the intersection of Perrysville Avenue and Kenwood Avenue around 10 p.m.
Once on scene, officers observed a vehicle that had struck a tree, causing serious damage. Medics were already treating the female driver at the scene. She was transported to the hospital in serious, but stable condition.
The victim was later pronounced deceased at the hospital.
The Collision Investigation Unit is investigating.
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