Allegheny River Boulevard reopens after crash |

Allegheny River Boulevard reopens after crash

Brian C. Rittmeyer
Allegheny River Boulevard is closed between Nadine Road and Washington Boulevard after a crash that brought a pole and wires down on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019.

Allegheny River Boulevard reopened to traffic around 8 a.m. Tuesday following a crash that caused it to be closed in both directions between Nadine Road and Washington Boulevard, an Allegheny County 911 dispatcher confirmed Tuesday morning.

The single-vehicle crash was reported around 5:30 a.m. A utility pole and wires were down.

First responders, including police and paramedics, had to wait for a Duquesne Light crew to arrive, the dispatcher said.

One person was hurt, the Trib’s news partner, WPXI-TV, reported.

Brian C. Rittmeyer is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Brian at 724-226-4701, [email protected] or via Twitter .

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