Pedestrian hit, killed by car on Birmingham Bridge

PITTSBURGH — A pedestrian was hit and killed by a car on the Birmingham Bridge in Pittsburgh Wednesday evening.

Police, firefighters and medics responded to the bridge just before 7:30 p.m.

When crews arrived, they found a pedestrian down on the road with injuries. The victim was taken to a hospital in critical condition, but he later died.

Pittsburgh Public Safety officials said the driver of the vehicle remained on scene.

Pittsburgh police continue to investigate.

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