| News

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

5 hurt in three-vehicle Washington County pileup

Email Newsletters

Click here to sign up for one of our email newsletters.

Daily Photo Galleries

Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, 12:09 p.m.

Paramedics transported five people to medical centers following a three-vehicle wreck in rural Washington County.

Dispatchers alerted emergency responders at 11:14 p.m. Thursday to the wreck on Route 40 near Spring Road in West Pike Run, southeast of Washington towards the borough of California.

Four people had minor to moderate injuries, said Richeyville Volunteer Fire Chief Dave Pohill.

Three people were flown to Pittsburgh hospitals and a fourth was transported to Uniontown Hospital, he said. A fifth person developed chest pains and was taken to Mon Valley Hospital.

Centerville police, who investigated the crash, could not be reached for comment.

Jason Cato is a Trib Total Media staff writer. Reach him at 412-320-7936 or

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.



Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Waivers granted for Garden Theater block development
  2. Review: In Edwidge Danticat’s lyrical ‘Untwine,’ a teen rebuilds her life
  3. Pirates say goodbye to veteran leaders Burnett, Ramirez
  4. Review: Lauren Groff’s ‘Fates and Furies’ looks at paradoxes of marriage
  5. Review: ‘The Killing Lessons’ is compelling thriller from Saul Black
  6. Review: Vanessa Garcia’s ‘White Light’ examines artist’s conflicts
  7. Steelers notebook: Starting DEs not leaving the field
  8. State woos Kennametal with $1M in incentives to stay in Pa.
  9. Safety of credit cards up to banks
  10. Homeless man accused in Brackenridge rape arrested in West Mifflin
  11. Car crashes into Subway in Beaver County