Truck towing swimming pool gets stuck on Highland Park Bridge

PITTSBURGH — A truck towing a swimming pool got stuck on the Highland Park Bridge Thursday afternoon.

Chopper 11 flew over the area and saw crews trying to back the truck and swimming pool down the ramp to Route 28 southbound.

State police have requested the assistance of local police and fire departments to assist with traffic control until the truck is cleared.

Route 28 is backed up in both directions.

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