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Police Fire and EMS Responded to A Dirt Bike and Vehicle Collision in Bloomfield

Date: October 23, 2020
Incident Type: Collision
Location: Zone 5

Pittsburgh EMS, Fire, and Police responded to a 9-1-1 call for a dirt bike versus vehicle collision at the intersection of Liberty Avenue and Cedarville Street around 6:20 p.m.

When first responders arrived, they discovered the male rider had struck two vehicles.

Medics transported the operator to UPMC Presbyterian in critical condition. There were no other injuries. The drivers remained on the scene. The dirt bike and one vehicle had to be towed from the scene.

Liberty Avenue was reopened just under an hour later.

Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews