Crash prompts traffic backup near Highland Park Bridge, Freeport Road in Aspinwall |

Crash prompts traffic backup near Highland Park Bridge, Freeport Road in Aspinwall

Natasha Lindstrom

A crash involving a Port Authority of Allegheny County bus and a pickup truck snarled traffic Friday afternoon near the Highland Park Bridge in Aspinwall, initial reports indicate.

Dispatchers received a report of a two-vehicle accident between the bridge’s exit toward Freeport Road about 5:50 p.m., an Allegheny County 911 shift commander said.

There do not appear to be any injuries, according to initial reports.

A vehicle “made contact” with the front of a Route 91-Butler Street bus headed toward Pittsburgh along Freeport Road near Western Avenue, Port Authority spokesman Adam Brandolph said.

Police and medics responded.

No one had been taken to a hospital as of shortly after 6 p.m., the 911 shift commander said.

No further details were immediately available.

Natasha Lindstrom is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Natasha at 412-380-8514, [email protected] or via Twitter .

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