TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Porch roof collapse in Shadyside displaces 15 people

Daily Photo Galleries

Thursday, April 18, 2013, 10:36 p.m.
 

Fifteen people were displaced Thursday after a porch roof collapsed in Shadyside, Allegheny County emergency dispatchers said.

There were no injuries reported in the collapse that occurred around 4:30 p.m. at Elmer and Bellefonte streets. The debris spilled onto a second building, dispatchers said.

Pittsburgh Bureau of Building Inspections investigators examined the structures and decided the residents should be evacuated.

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Starkey: Pederson had to go at Pitt
  2. Developer reveals Buncher plans for 400 Strip District apartments, townhomes
  3. Steelers, young and old, thirst for opportunity to reach the postseason
  4. Pederson’s 2nd tenure as the athletic director at Pitt comes to abrupt end
  5. Chryst returns home, named football coach at Wisconsin
  6. Judge dismisses littering charge against former colleague City Council president Bruce Kraus
  7. Armstrong man dies in single-vehicle crash
  8. Toast of the Town: Explore Lawrenceville’s many watering holes
  9. QB Smith is chief concern for Steelers’ defense
  10. Penguins’ Fleury tests negative for mumps; Crosby skates with team
  11. Steelers notebook: Brown leads WRs in Pro Bowl voting, Bell 2nd at RB
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.