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2 people hospitalized after crash involving motorcycle, car in Ross Township

ROSS TOWNSHIP, Pa. — A two-vehicle accident shut down a portion of a major road in Ross Township and sent two people to the hospital.

Allegheny County 911 confirmed to Channel 11 that the crash is at 1140 Perry Highway. Units were dispatched at 11:26 a.m.

Ross Township police told Channel 11 the motorcycle was traveling northbound at a high rate of speed, according to witnesses. The bike then slammed into the back driver door of the car, which landed on the other side of the road.

Both drivers were taken to Allegheny General Hospital. The motorcyclist is listed in critical condition.

The investigation is ongoing.

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