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3 hurt in crash on ramp to I-279

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Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, 12:01 a.m.

Three people were injured when their vehicle ran into a concrete barrier along a ramp to Interstate 279 in East Allegheny on Sunday afternoon, authorities said.

One person suffered a broken arm, one had a broken leg, and the third had minor injuries in the crash, which occurred about 4:45 p.m. on the ramp from Madison Avenue to northbound I-279, according to Allegheny County 911 dispatchers.

The victims were taken to hospitals for treatment.

The accident was under investigation.

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