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Pittsburgh man killed in crash on outbound Parkway North

| Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, 2:38 p.m.

Officials have identified a man killed on the Parkway North on Thursday afternoon.

The Allegheny County Medical Examiner identified Scott Hirsh, 55, of Pittsburgh as the victim of the accident near milemarker 10.4 in Ohio Township.

An email from the medical examiner said the victim was changing a flat tire along the highway when he was struck.

The crash happened about 1:20 p.m. near the Camp Horne Road exit, according to an Allegheny County emergency dispatcher.

Traffic was down to to one lane on the northbound side following the accident.

PennDOT officials said in a release that one outbound lane was closed between Camp Horne Road and the Interstate 79 merge point.

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