TribLIVE

| News


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

Bicyclist found after accident that closed Ohio River Boulevard

Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, 9:00 a.m.
 

Allegheny County Police said they found the bicyclist involved in a collision that prompted them to close a section of Ohio River Boulevard in Bellevue on Friday.

Police Lt. Andrew Schurman said a box truck driver told Bellevue police he clipped a bicyclist as he traveled inbound but couldn't find him when he turned around and looked.

Bellevue police closed the road about 5:50 a.m. between Kendall Avenue and the McKees Rocks Bridge, an emergency dispatch supervisor said.

Schurman said after several hours of searching, a motorist told police the bicyclist rode across the McKees Rocks Bridge. Police reopened the road about 10 a.m., the dispatch supervisor said.

County police tracked down the bicyclist and plan to interview him, Schurman said. He said he didn't know whether the bicyclist was hurt. No charges have been filed against the truck driver.

Margaret Harding is a staff writer for Trib Total Media. Reach her at 412-380-8519 or mharding@tribweb.com.

 

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Allegheny

  1. Homewood welcomes nonprofit Animal Rescue League’s new shelter, clinic
  2. Newsmaker: Matthew Zupetic
  3. Warrant issued for North Side teen in Penn Hills shooting
  4. Defense witness testifies on video, absent jurors, of cyanide alternatives
  5. 3 named to new Pittsburgh land bank group
  6. Lawyer for man accused of Homewood shooting says he acted in self-defense
  7. Ferrante defense questions recordkeeping of lab that tested cyanide
  8. 3rd member of counterfeit credit card ring surrenders in Chicago
  9. Slow-moving train hits car in Lawrenceville
  10. Ramps reopen from East Ohio and Heinz streets to northbound Route 28
  11. Curry Hollow Shopping Center has buyer
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.