TribLIVE

| Home


Weather Forecast
 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Leechburg woman killed in one-car Route 28 crash

Daily Photo Galleries

Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, 4:54 p.m.
 

Authorities said a Leechburg woman died and another person was injured Saturday in a one-car crash in the northbound lanes of Route 28 in O'Hara, near the exit to RIDC Park.

Patricia Maritto, 77, was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Allegheny County Medical Examiner's office. An autopsy is planned for Sunday.

The rollover crash injured a second person in the vehicle, whom police did not identify. Both were trapped in the vehicle shortly after 4 p.m. The extent of the injuries to the second person was unclear.

The northbound lanes of Route 28 remained closed for hours as investigators work on the scene, causing traffic to back up between Exits 8 and 9 and onto Freeport Road.

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Steelers film session: Harrison on the field often
  2. Mental health facility won’t take Franklin Regional stabbing suspect as patient
  3. At least $100,000 in appliances stolen from new homes around Western Pa.
  4. Steelers are vowing to fix the costly penalties, lack of self-discipline
  5. Mercer’s improved defense at shortstop gives Pirates a boost
  6. 20 improbable Pirates wins in 2014
  7. Healthy again, Penguins’ Dupuis eager for game action
  8. Corbett: Downtown project will ‘make a huge difference’ in Pittsburgh
  9. Arnold man charged after 20-mile chase
  10. No one way to fix Western Pennsylvania’s heroin problem, report says
  11. It’s official: Volquez to start Wednesday for Pirates
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.