1 injured in crash on Route 51 in Jefferson Hills
One person was injured in a crash Monday afternoon that temporarily shut down a section of Route 51 to northbound drivers in Jefferson Hills, officials said.
Authorities received a report of the crash near High Road about 3:20 p.m., an Allegheny County 911 shift commander said. Medics took one person to a nearby hospital.
The injured person’s condition was not available.
Shortly before 4 p.m., a section of Route 51 northbound remained closed while crews worked to clear debris from the roadway, Allegheny County Emergency Services officials said.
The crash was cleared within a couple hours.
Jefferson Hills: Vehicle crash – Route 51 is closed northbound at High Road. Responders are at the scene.
— Allegheny County (@Allegheny_Co) March 11, 2019
Further details were not immediately available.
Police are investigating.
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