Landslide closes Nadine Road in Penn Hills
Nadine Road in Penn Hills has been closed indefinitely because of an active landslide between Allegheny River Boulevard and Lincoln Road, Allegheny County spokeswoman Amie M. Downs said Friday.
Dirt, rocks and debris fell across the roadway and into a stream, blocking the flow of water and causing some flooding, Downs said.
The road will remain closed until the hillside can be stabilized.
Traffic is being detoured along Allegheny River Boulevard to Sandy Creek Road to Verona Road to Lincoln Road, Downs said.
Michael Hasch is a staff writer for Trib Total Media. He can be reached at 412-320-7820 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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