• 2 people seriously hurt when tree falls onto car on Washington Boulevard


    Two people were injured when a tree fell on top of a car in Pittsburgh on Sunday.

    Police said it happened just before 5 p.m. in the 1400 block of Washington Boulevard.

    A Pittsburgh police officer from Zone 5 was driving and witnessed the tree falling down from the hillside and onto the car.

    Police said two females, the driver and a passenger, were trapped inside the car.

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    Pittsburgh firefighters cut the tree off the car while EMS worked to get the females out of the car.

    Both of the females were transported to a hospital in serious condition.

    Two passengers in the back seat, one male and one female, were not hurt. 



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